Brian spent 3 years with Sports World Ministries as their Midwest Regional Manager. He was responsible for Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, Iowa, Nebraska, South and North Dakota, Montana and Wyoming helping the ministry to send 10 Former NFL Players into schools who share their personal life experiences, helping the students to recognize the consequences of their choices while challenging them with the message of hope.
Prior to Sports World Brian spent 14 years in the YMCA as an Executive and CEO. While working with the YMCA he also worked with the International Division of the YMCA of the USA developing a relationship with Costa Rica and working in the countries of Honduras, Guatemala City and Nicaragua. In 5 years he went on 18 missions working with the Street Children in those countries.
In June of 2007 Brian began to serve as Assistant to the President of Kids Across America Kamps a part of Kanakuk Ministries.
Brian has begun his 11th year with South Central MO FCA which serves 63 schools and 8 counties providing support through: Coaches Bible Studies, Character Coaching Sessions, Team Bible Studies, Chapels, Huddles, Special Events, School Visits and Personal Support.
Brian attended college at Kansas Wesleyan University where he was a 4 year member of the Men’s Basketball Team. He earned a B.A. in Health Physical Education and Recreation in 1989. He spent a 5th year as a Graduate Assistant for the Men’s Basketball Team. In 2014 the 1985-1986 Mens Basketball Team he was a member of was inducted into the Kansas Wesleyan University Athletic Hall of Fame.
In 1990 Brian married Crystal and they have enjoyed 28 years of marriage. They have 5 children, Jordan 28, Alexis 26, Christian 24, Andrew 18, Isaiah 15 and one grandson Mason 4.
Brian and his family are members and attend First Baptist Church of Branson MO. They all reside on Table Rock Lake in Blue Eye MO.