Brian has a vast educational background, having attained degrees in English, Education and Science. Brian embraces the renaissance tradition of a broad world view and encourages everyone to experience the world and seize new opportunities. After graduating with his Ph.D. from the University of Cincinnati, he taught at several universities and conducted research in the Costa Rican tropics. He has developed enrichment programs for the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy and volunteers to help children’s programming in STEM. He will be teaching math and some sciences at Fusion and encourages students to push themselves for academic and personal growth.
Outside of fusion, Brian loves cooking with his children. He has been an active musician playing drums for over 30 years and enjoys endurance running and marathons.