Vice President of Operations and Communications
Master’s in Social Work,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bud Lavery has thirty years of experience working with youth as a teacher, school counselor, program director and CEO of several nonprofits. Most of his work has been in the use and dissemination of school-based evidence-based prevention programs. At iRT, Bud oversees the business, programming, and design teams. He also consults on iRT‘s mindfulness programs for youth.
Bud earned a Master of Social Work degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Bachelor‘s degree from Duke University. In his personal time, he loves to hike, go white water rafting, and meditate.