Branden is the Manager of Human Capital, responsible for recruiting and on-boarding new talent, performance management, and overall support and development of the great people who make up Village Capital. As part of the operations team, he also contributes to enhancing ongoing training and a vibrant, collaborative company culture. Earlier in his career, he worked in the hospitality sector, including in Operations Management with Marriott International, overseeing budgeting, employee relations, and a broad range of hotel operations, including customer-facing services. Branden is a graduate of the University of South Florida where he majored in health science, with a focus on the social and behavioral sciences. He currently is studying for his master’s degree in human resources management from Georgetown University.