Bryan P. Grady, Ph.D., is the Chief Research Officer at the South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority (SC Housing). In this role, Dr. Grady serves an integral role in producing, reviewing, and disseminating data and analysis that informs policymaking throughout the Authority and provides actionable knowledge on housing issues for outside stakeholders. He has academic publications in multiple peer-reviewed journals, including Housing Policy Debate, Children and Youth Services Review, and Journal of Planning Literature. Before starting at SC Housing in January, Dr. Grady was employed by the Ohio Housing Finance Agency for five years. He holds a doctorate in planning and public policy from Rutgers University and degrees in economics from the University of Delaware and University of North Carolina.