The Twitter profile of Brad Slater (BA, 1996) proudly declares his loyalty: “Arizona Wildcat No Matter What.”
Since earning his degree in Media Arts from the University of Arizona, Brad has had a successful career in talent representation. He is a senior partner and motion picture talent agent at the prestigious William Morris Endeavor Agency, where he represents some of the biggest names in the industry, including Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Octavia Spencer, Lebron James, Ronda Rousey, Michael Strahan, and Odell Beckham Jr.
Brad understands the importance of connecting students early in their career and has maintained close ties with the UA. He has participated in a Hanson FilmTV Institute panel, presented to a class in the School of Theatre, Film & Television, provided career advice to students and alumni, and facilitated connections between the college and other alumni in the film and television industry. Brad has hosted Summer Internship Roundtables at WME’s headquarters. In addition to speaking, he enlists the participation of WME colleagues who are also UA Alumni.
For his outstanding career achievements and his unwavering dedication to the college and its students, the UA Alumni Association named Brad Slater its 2019 Alumnus of the Year for the College of Fine Arts.