Brian has 22 years of leadership experience as a ministry coach, nonprofit executive, church planter, and lead pastor. He spent two years serving on the board of Acts 29 network, where he directed church planter training, coaching, and networking for three west coast states. Brian planted a CB Church in Valencia, California in 2004, Copperhill Community Church, which grew from 12 people to over 600 in 6 years. Most recently, Brian served on the preaching and teaching team of Sojourn Community Church in Louisville, Kentucky and co-founded and led Sojourn Network, church planting network.

 Brian holds a Master’s degree from Talbot School of Theology, has been married to the love of his life, Chandra, and has four children. He loves hanging out with his family and enjoys running, cycling, watching college basketball, live music, and good sushi!