Ken supports Hope Floats’ outreach and operations as board president and also as caretaker of the grounds and buildings. Alongside Denise, he spearheads financial planning, grant writing, and networking. Since 2018, Ken has also helped facilitate a support group for Dads who have lost a child.
A nonfiction author who has also worked as a journalist, in business publishing, and as a teacher, Ken has a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Northeastern University. He taught high school English at TechBoston Academy in Dorchester, Ma.
His second book, Especially For You, tells the uplifting stories of people who find a new purpose after unspeakable loss and how people grow through their catastrophic trials. He also wrote Closer By The Mile, the story of the Pan-Mass Challenge bike-a-thon for cancer research. Ken contributes a blog for Psychology Today’s website and on his author’s site, http://www.kenbrack.com.