Brian was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up along the beaches of Northwest Florida. He attended college at Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, Florida and also The University Of West Florida where he majored in Communication Arts (Broadcasting and Journalism.) But his true love was writing. Brian worked in TV for 23 years at WMBB in Panama City where he worked in engineering and production which included directing various shows including fishing and religious shows plus directing the news. While living in Panama City, Brian was also very active in local affairs and served on many boards and committees in the community. At one time, he even ran for political office in 1995 and 1999. In 2000, Brian moved to Colorado Springs with his three-year-old son and 19 year old cat and made Colorado Springs his home. While living in Colorado, Brian worked for a ministry and worked security at the state capitol in Denver for many years. He now works as a Corrections Officer.