In 2016, Brett moved to Saint Petersburg, FL to form Compassionate Tampa Bay consulting, where based on his more than twenty years of nonprofit experience with major organizations in New York and Florida, he consults with Boards of Directors and nonprofit leaders, including Holistic Centers Network.
His fundraising work includes senior leadership roles at Omega Institute for Holistic Studies for nearly 8 years, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), the New York Philharmonic, New York City Opera, and the Empire State Pride Agenda.
Since 2015, Brett is also a Senior Teacher of Compassion Cultivation Training under the auspices of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at the Stanford University School of Medicine and The Compassion Institute. In addition, he creates custom curricula and workshops to meet the needs of regional healthcare organizations and other nonprofits toward greater Compassion, Self-Compassion and Well-Being. He is a former board member of the Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival and The Yoga Service Council.