Brandi Ernst

Chief Impact Officer

Brandi Ernst joined Gaudenzia in 2021, as the Chief Impact Officer. In this role, she will oversee branding, marketing, communications and growth of Gaudenzia’s reputation in the communities in which we operate.

Prior to coming to Gaudenzia, Brandi held executive positions focusing on business development, strategic operations, marketing and branding for some of the largest national networks of programs that focus on addiction and behavioral health treatment in both for-profit and non-profit sectors. Brandi holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from the University of Texas at Austin.

Brandi’s southern roots can be heard in her accent, but she moved to the Philadelphia area in 2017 and has found a home with a true variety of seasons. In her downtime, she enjoys running, pottery, reading, volunteering with the Community Corps of Delaware County and watching her son play rugby, while her husband coaches.