Ed Braddy is a member of the science department at Saddlebrook Preparatory School (SPS) in Wesley Chapel, Florida. In addition to teaching AP Biology at SPS, he enjoys working as an AP Biology consultant for teachers at one-day and multi-day College Board endorsed workshops. He is a leader for the AP Biology Exam Reading and is currently serving as a co-chair for the College Board AP Biology Course and Exam Development Committee. Braddy was named 2010 Teacher of the Year while teaching at J.W. Mitchell High School in New Port Richey, Florida. He has twice received the Florida West Coast Engineering Alliance IEEE Lignell Award, an award which recognizes and honors outstanding contributions by teachers of students in mathematics and science pre-college education programs. He enjoys helping students engage in science research projects, and he has attended science and engineering fairs with students for several years.