Brian Abernathy

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Consultant, Self-employed

Experience at:
City of Philadelphia, State Senator Connie H. Williams, Arden Theatre Company

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    Change management
    Conflict management & resolution
    Crisis management & risk analysis
    Cross-functional team leadership
    Negotiation and persuasion
    Organizational design
    Problem solving
    Project planning and execution
    Recruiting a high-performing team
    Successful budget planning
    Where I've Worked

    Sep 2020 – Present


    City of Philadelphia logo

    Jan 2019 – Sep 2020

    Managing Director

    City of Philadelphia
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    Jan 2016 – Jan 2019

    First Deputy Managing Director

    City of Philadelphia
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    Mar 2013 – Dec 2015

    Executive Director - Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority

    City of Philadelphia
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    Feb 2010 – Mar 2013

    Chief of Staff - Managing Director's Office

    City of Philadelphia
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    Jan 2004 – Feb 2010

    Director of Policy and Legislative Affairs

    City of Philadelphia

    Sep 2002 – Dec 2003

    Constituent Service Representative

    State Senator Connie H. Williams

    Sep 2000 – Jun 2002

    Development Associate/Apprentice

    Arden Theatre Company
    Where I've Studied

    BA, Political and Philosophical Theatre

    Coker College

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    Experienced Chief Operating Officer | Strategic Partner | Adept Crisis Manager | Expert Facilitator

    Operations leader with over 15 years of proven success. Strategic thinker focused on fostering collaboration and engaging cross-functional groups. Leading authority in risk analysis and crisis management. Engaging communicator.


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