Brian was born in Oakland, California, and raised in Anchorage, and is one of the four founders of Christian Health Associates (CHA) and Cornerstone Clinic in 1995, and currently serves as the Executive Director.  Brian is recognized by most insurance companies and specializes in helping leaders with professional or leadership issues struggles in marriage, family, and personal growth.

He was ordained as a pastor in 1982.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Counseling from Calvary Theological Seminary in Pasadena, Texas, and a Master of Arts degree in Christian Counseling from Cornerstone University in Lake Charles, Louisiana.  Additionally, he earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Cornerstone University.