Brooke Mead (she/they) is a graduate of the 2017 VIH Cohort, through which she studied Arts and Culture related to political change in Prague, Czech Republic. Since graduating from the VIH Program, Brooke has gone on to earn both her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Viola Performance from Temple University, studying with members of the Philadelphia Orchestra.
While she is currently working as a Client Relationship Associate at Vanguard, Brooke hopes to return to the non-profit and musical fields as soon as she can. She currently resides in Philadelphia, PA and freelances throughout the southeastern region of Pennsylvania as well as parts of New Jersey and Delaware. In her spare time, Brooke enjoys practicing yoga, baking bread, and browsing cat adoption sites (she hopes to adopt in the near future)! For more information, check out her website: https://www.bmviolist.com/