Bradley B. Hirsh

Director of Paddling Programs

Brad is a graduate of Bard College, where he earned a degree in Literature. With 20+ years of teaching, counseling, and coaching young adults,Brad has spent his education career in both outdoor education and classroom teaching. Prior to SEF, Brad taught English Language Arts in Los Angeles Unified School District; Humanities at the Sage Ridge School in Reno, Nevada; outdoor education at Echo Hill Outdoor School in Worton, Maryland;  and Humanities at The Swain School in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where he oversaw the development of the school’s outdoor education curriculum. Brad lives outside Betterton, Maryland and enjoys exploring the Eastern Shore of Maryland, reading, and playing puzzle oriented video games in his spare time.