Brian was born and raised in Rochester where he attended high school at Rochester John Marshall. He furthered his education at Southwest Minnesota State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design, Minoring in Advertising/Design/Communications. He also played collegiate baseball for Southwest State and was a 4 year Letter Winner and was awarded as a Scholar Athlete. After college Brian quickly acquired a job as a Graphic Designer at National Fleet Graphics in Dodge Center, MN. At that position he managed and designed various digital design projects mostly for print and vehicle graphics. He spent two years working as a Graphic Designer before the Gwaltney Group hired him on as their Marketing Coordinator. Brian's role on the Gwaltney Group includes and not limited to, organizing team marketing strategies, web design and maintenance, communicating with clients, and much more behind the scenes work. He helps the team stay organized along with implementing new ideas to help the group continue to grow and help keep a great client to agent relationship.