Brendan Fairfield

Brendan serves as the Director of External Programs for SAM. He is responsible for creating and implementing fundraising plans, cultivating donor relationships, and organizing SAM trainings and speaking engagements.

Prior to SAM, Brendan served as the Executive Director of Next Chapter, LLC, a company founded by former U.S. Representative, Patrick J. Kennedy. In his role with Next Chapter, Brendan spearheaded development of speaking engagements and consulting positions within the behavioral health space for the former Congressman.

Before Next Chapter, Brendan spent 10 years working in the front office of minor league baseball teams serving as the Vice President of the Somerset Patriots Professional Baseball Club and then onto the Atlantic City Surf Professional Baseball Club where he was the General Manager.