Move Systems, Manager, HR and Veteran Outreach
Advisory Board Member
Brandi McBride is the HR and Veteran Outreach Manager for MOVE Systems International. She has a diverse background in management of food service, executive support, event planning and talent acquisition and hiring strategies. Prior to MOVE Systems, Brandi was the Veteran Employment Manager at Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids and the Veteran Employment Project Manager at TALENT 2025 before that. Brandi is also a decorated combat veteran, winning Officer of the Year five times during her 8 years in the Air Force in North Carolina, Virginia and Germany. She completed an overseas tour in the United Arab Emirates in 2004 and a combat tour as a Morale Services and Mortuary Commander in Iraq in 2005. She is originally from Texas and earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree from Baylor University where she was a Distinguished Graduate from the ROTC program. Brandi serves on multiple committees throughout the region and the state. She was appointed by the Governor of Michigan to the Veteran Emergency Trust Fund Board in 2016. She is the Vice-Chair for the West Michigan Veterans Coalition and chairs the Veteran Employment Committee. She founded the Grand Rapids Chapter for Team Red, White and Blue (RWB) where she was the Team Captain for 2 years. She serves on teams for Buddy to Buddy, Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve, the 101 Best and Brightest Companies, the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce and the Armed Forces Thanksgiving Committee. She is also the Michigan Ambassador for the Women in Military Service Memorial Foundation stationed in Washington D.C.