Brian grew up in Lake Oswego, Oregon and moved to Seattle in 1999 to attend the University of Washington. Brian graduated cum laude in 2003 with majors in Political Science & Economics, a minor in Communication and a Certificate of Business Advantage. Brian also earned his Certificate in Commercial Real Estate from the University of Washington in 2015. Brian volunteers as a member of the Board of Directors at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound and the Washington Athletic Club.
Brian met his wife Michelle in 2011 and they were married in 2013. Brian and Michelle have three children (William, David and Hailey) and they live in Bellevue, WA. In his free time Brian enjoys coaching his kids, skiing, surfing, boating, running, cycling, golf, Seattle sports, live music and comedy.