Brian J. Foster, a Chicago resident, is a graduate of Whitney M. Young High School and Illinois State University with his Bachelor of Science degree in Communications. His previous work in the not-for-profit world has included serving as the Ounce of Prevention Fund’s Communications Associate and at the Community Renewal Society as the Manager of Advertising and Promotions. Most recently he has served as the Director of Marketing for CollectiveQwest Entertainment and Marketing, working with such high profile clientele as the Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bulls, and Burger King as well as several local businesses. He has been responsible for Strategic Communications, Program & Campaign Management, Targeted Public & Media Relations, Event & Fundraiser Coordination, and Social Media & Web Content Development. An avid music, film, and sports enthusiast, Brian enjoys traveling, playing and participating in various sports, and taking in all the culture and beauty the city has to offer.