Faculty Bio

Linwood Bragan

Linwood Bragan

Linwood Bragan is the Executive Director Crosswinds Foundation for Faith and Culture and The Capstand Council for Policy and Ethics.

On Capitol Hill he served as the Counsel and Legislative Assistant to Congressman Todd Akin of Missouri. Prior to that, he served on Governor Bob Riley’s staff and then as Assistant Attorney General - Associate Counsel for the Alabama State Banking Department.

A graduate of the University of Alabama, with a Bachelor of Science in Economics; he obtained his law degree from Cumberland School of Law of Samford University in 1991.

Linwood began his political life in 1972. His campaign experience covers management, operations, finance, and grassroots.  Twice he has been a candidate himself.  Since 1984 Mr. Bragan has been active with election integrity/ballot security efforts. 

He has lectured in 20 states on political activism, finance, organization and elections from New England to the Rockies and the Great Lakes to the Gulf Coast.