Shawn Brackat

Chief Technology Officer
Shawn Brackat
As Forum One's Chief Technology Officer, Shawn leads a team of over 40 technologists to develop and designs technical components and platform solutions that meet our nonprofit and government clients' needs. With a particular interest in user interface design, Shawn uses his expertise in open source technologies to lead the development of innovative custom templates and plugins/modules for client websites and applications. He graduated with a BA from Wesleyan University and earned his MFA at Indiana University.

Favorite issues:

  • Arts & Culture
  • Civil Rights & Liberties

It may surprise you:

  • He lived in Brazil for a year to study capoeira and learn Portuguese
  • A gravure print from his MFA show is in the Yale University print archive

Can't live without:

  • His wife and daughters
  • Music on vinyl