Brad Fauss is the President and CEO of the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association (NBPCA), a non-profit trade organization dedicated to Educate, Advocate, Protect and Promote the prepaid card industry to government, media, and consumers. Brad has been involved with the NBPCA since its inception in 2006 and has served as either an Advisory Board Member or as a Director. He was elevated to the level of Chairman of the Board for a brief period before accepting a full time position as General Counsel, which eventually led to his current role as President and CEO of the Association.
Mr. Fauss, a lawyer by trade, is a nationally recognized payments expert with more than 15 years of experience in the payments industry including senior leadership positions with Brightwell Payments, TSYS Prepaid and Global Payments, among others. Prior to serving as General Counsel for the NBPCA, Mr. Fauss served as the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Brightwell Payments in Atlanta, Georgia. Before working in house, Mr. Fauss practiced law with Alston & Bird LLP in Atlanta, Georgia and Parker, Poe, Adams, and Bernstein, LLP, in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Mr. Fauss received a BS in Finance, Summa Cum Laude, from Florida State University and a JD, with Honors, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a frequent speaker on payments-related topics. Mr. Fauss currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia with his wife and three children.