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David Bernad ‘99

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David Bernad ‘99
David Bernad '99

What grades did you attend Bullis? What year did you graduate?
9th-12th grades, Class of '99

Where did you attend college and what is your occupation?
McGill University, Film & TV producer

What activities or classes were most memorable for you as you reflect on your time at Bullis?
Playing basketball for Mike Hibbs. Also loved math and English.

How did Bullis best prepare you for college and beyond?
Bullis taught me about hard work and accountability. It also provided me with a diverse group of friends that I’m still close with today.

Please tell us about what you have been doing since graduating from Bullis.
I’ve been producing various TV shows and movies, living in Los Angeles.

Which part of your journey has been most rewarding?
Pushing through rejection and difficulties throughout the years to reach my goals.

What would you say to Bullis students who are currently on their journey to finding purpose?
Don’t be afraid to dream big. The journey is never easy, but if you believe in yourself and maintain your vision you can accomplish great things.

Who is someone that inspires you and how?
My mother. She was an immigrant that moved here without speaking English and put herself through college, raised three difficult boys, and always has a warm and loving energy.

What is the best book or production that you have read, watched, or listened to lately?
A book called Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

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