Brandt England

Frequently Asked Questions About Brandt England

Where did you grow up?

I was born in Oklahoma and moved nine times before I was 18 years old.

Where did you acquire your education?

I graduated from UT (University of Toledo) in '87, completing my Bachelors of Business Administration.

What was one of your educational achievements?

I ran for Student Body President and was chosen for the position. That year's election had the highest student turn out in the school's history.

Did you have a job while you were in University?

Yes, I was a University Police Dispatcher for a while.

What were some of your first jobs after completing your education?

I first moved to Nashville and worked for Georgia-Pacific, a manufacturing company. After that, I relocated to Wilmington, NC and began working for Weyerhaeuser, a lumber solutions company. Both Weyerhaeuser and Georgia-Pacific were listed on the Fortune 100 Companies during the time of my employment. Later on, I settled in Las Vegas, Nevada to start my own company.

How long have you helped with the Shriner Children's Open?

Nine years.

Can you tell us a bit about the Shriners' project?

It's a PGA golf tournament that raises money for children at any of the 22 Shriners Hospitals. So far, they have treated over one million kids, free of charge.

What do you value most?

My family, my career and the ability to help people in need.