National Project Director
Employer Assistance & Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN)

Brett Sheats currently serves as the National Project Director for the Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN), which is funded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy. Through its website,, EARN is a resource for employers looking to recruit, hire, retain and advance individuals with disabilities. Prior to this role, Brett was a manager with Wounded Warrior Project's Warriors to Work program. This program helped post-9/11 veterans dealing with injuries or illnesses from their time in service find employment and build careers. Brett has also worked as a finance attorney with the firm of Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP in New York, NY, and is a United States Army veteran of the war in Afghanistan. Brett is a graduate of The George Washington University Law School and Wake Forest University. He originally hails from Camp Hill, Pennsylvania and currently lives in Washington, D.C.


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