With more than 15 years of nonprofit, education and government experience, Michael Bryant brings a diverse background and knowledge base to his role as chief operations officer for Embrace Families.

Since joining the organization in 2006, Michael has held several leadership roles for Embrace Families divisions, including chief financial officer and chief information officer. He also serves as a board member for Central Florida Cares Health System and co-chair of the Seminole County Children’s Cabinet. Prior to joining Embrace Families, Michael was director of information services at the statewide nonprofit Children’s Home Society of Florida. He has also worked as a counselor for children and families, a project coordinator for the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute and a contract manager for the Florida Department of Children and Families.

Michael earned his master’s degree in public administration from the University of Central Florida. He and his wife live in Orange County