Harold Brake
Lifetime Service Award

Harold Brake (54) is a retired public school administrator with the Palm Beach County Schools in West Palm Beach, FL. He started as a senior high school teacher and School Treasurer in the Boyertown, PA Area Schools, moving to Florida in 1958 where his career included roles as Guidance Counselor, Counselor and Administrator in the Adult Education Program, Student Council Advisor, and Teacher School Treasurer. Within the District Superintendent’s Office, Harold was a Specialist of Contracts and Certification, Assistant Director of Personnel, and Director of Instructional Personnel. After receiving the B.S. degree in Business Administration at ENC, Harold received the M.B.A. degree from Boston University, the M.Ed. degree from Temple University, and later completed his Ed.D. at Florida Atlantic University. Since retiring in 1990, he has been a Financial Advisor in Retirement Planning and Investments. He has served the Lake Worth, FL Church of the Nazarene in many ministry roles including leadership in the church-sponsored Lake Worth Towers, Inc. since 1965. He has also held leadership roles in the Gold Coast Federal Credit Union since 1964. Harold is married to Marie (Yoder, 56), and they established the Dr. Harold and Marie Brake Scholarship Fund with scholarships awarded now to ENC students for several years.