Brandon currently serves as the Executive Assistant to Stephanie Klemons, Associate and Supervising Choreographer of the smash hit Hamilton, and recently joined the Joe Sinnona Team at Verdeschi Realty in Long Beach, NY as a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson.
A proud graduate of the Ithaca College Class of 2017 with a Bachelor of Music, Brandon studied vocal music, music theory, music history, theatre arts management, and strategic communication. He is passionate about music and the performing arts, with hopes to become a commercial producer and entrepreneur. His love for Ithaca College remains as serves on the Blue and Gold National Committee soliciting leadership gifts for the college.
As Executive Assistant to Stephanie Klemons, Brandon helps run the day-to-day of her non-profit organization, Katie’s Art Project. Katie’s Art Project works to connect children facing life-threatening illnesses with emerging and established artists through collaborative programs to create a lasting legacy through art. In this role Brandon produces the annual pop-up art gallery event, oversees the coordination of artist pairings, as well as music distribution, and workshops.
This Spring, Brandon will join Stephanie in developing This is Sadie for the New York City Children’s Theater to premier at Theatre Row as Assistant Director.
Prior to working with Stephanie, Brandon completed a number of internships in theater and music administration (producing, booking, management, advertising) at RPM, 321 Theatrical Management, Sundance Productions, ArcArtists, and Addeo Music International.
At Ithaca College Brandon was a Leadership Scholar, Senior Class Gift Committee Co-Chair, and Campus Life Award Winner.
Aside from the leadership roles that Brandon held on campus, he is a strong musician. Brandon was a member of the Ithaca College Jazz Vocal Ensemble under the direction of Dr. John White where he performed alongside world-renowned vocal ensemble New York Voices. In May 2015, Brandon joined the Ithaca College Choir in their performance of Orff's "Carmina Burana" with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Lanfranco Marcelletti. Brandon studied voice with Patrice Pastore, Deborah Lifton, Kim Nazarian, Lauren Kinhan, and Darmon Meader including diverse repertoire of Schumann, Copland, Jason Robert Brown, Handel, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Fauré and many more including jazz standards.
Brandon most recently performed with Judith Clurman's Essential Voices USA, he made his Carnegie Hall debut performing alongside the NY Pops and Megan Hilty. He also performed with the ensemble at Broadway’s Hudson Theater.
When not working, Brandon enjoys running. Having caught the bug running the 2018 Long Island Half Marathon and TCS NYC Marathon, this Spring he will run the NYRR United Half and Long Islnad Marathon.