Brad is one of the co-authors/collaborators of The Shack, which having been turned down by 26 different publishers was first published out of his garage. He founded Windblown Media with Wayne Jacobsen, and serves as its President/CEO. He is currently producing ‘The Shack’ movie for theatrical release by Lionsgate (March 3, 2017) alongside Gil Netter (The Life of Pi and The Blind Side).
He co-authored A Man Like No Other: The Illustrated Life of Jesus, and adapted the award-winning short film, The Butterfly Circus, into a storybook of the same title. Most recently, he founded Shiloh Road Publishers, teaming up with the award-winning, premier design firm Koechel Peterson & Associates, and served as the General Editor for The Founders’ Bible.
He co-hosts a weekly podcast with Wayne Jacobsen, entitled The God Journey. He is the Executive Producer and screenwriter for a series of animated feature films on the great stories of the Bible. Prior to that, he was a pastor and conference speaker for 12 years, founding one the fastest growing churches in LA, the Malibu Vineyard, served as a short-term missionary in Haiti and Uganda, leading teams to India, Scotland and Germany. He was one of the founding board members of The Call, a fasting and prayer movement. Prior to entering the ministry, he was one of the youngest executives globally for AT&T. He graduated from Pepperdine University with B.A. in Telecommunications, Film and TV Broadcasting, and received his Masters of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary.
Actively writing several different books and screenplays, Brad resides in Dos Vientos Ranch, CA with his wife Kelly and their three children.