Brad Montague is a New York Times bestselling author and award-winning writer and director making things for kids and former kids. He is the creator of ‘Kid President’, the popular web series featured on Rainn Wilson’s Soulpancake YouTube channel. He has written and directed many of the channel’s most popular pieces, each designed to creatively communicate hope. His work has garnered more than 700 million views, been translated into countless languages, and caught the attention of people like Beyonce and Tom Hanks and even the Obama White House.
Brad is the force behind ‘Socktober’ the worldwide annual drive connecting people to their local homeless shelters. Each year millions of people take part in providing basic human needs to men, women, and children without homes.
He and his wife run the Friendly Bureau of Imagination, a creative agency working to reimagine the future. The two have collaborated with Feeding America, NPR, the United Nations, the Walt Disney Company, Cartoon Network, the Fred Rogers Center, Panera Bread, and the list goes on.
They have two small children and live and work in Henderson, TN.
His newest book ‘Better Grownups’ will release from Penguin RandomHouse in the spring of 2020.