Brandi J.W. Ray comes to the Philadelphia Bar Foundation as the Community Liaison for the Equal Justice Center. Starting in the workforce as a case manager in the social services world, Brandi quickly learned how to engage with individuals of different demographics and various backgrounds. After several promotions, Brandi gained much knowledge in youth mentoring and programming, mental health and substance abuse prevention, community engagement, and nonprofit leadership. Brandi holds two bachelors' in Sociology and Anthropology and two masters' in forensic psychology and divinity. As a licensed minister, Brandi is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies.