Brett Staskiewicz is a native of Crawford Country and attended Maplewood High School. He graduated from Mercyhurst University in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in Business Management. Brett is a former President and Secretary of the Meadville Jaycees and also a past President, Secretary of BOD member of the Kiwanis Club of Meadville.Â Brett is also the Secretary of the Meadville Chapter of International Referral Network. He is a current board member of the NWPA Pride Alliance, joining in January 2022. He has been a licensed real estate agent since 2012 and works for ERA Richmond Real Estate in Meadville, marketing specifically to the LGBTQIA+ community.