Brian Lai



Brian studied English Literature at UCLA. He then pursued a Master's in Social Work at San Jose State and a Bachelor's in Animation.


Brian worked as a programmer for the children at a residential living complex and worked several years as a test-prep tutor. After becoming a master teacher at the tutoring site, he decided to pursue teaching in the classroom setting.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Hiked Half-Dome at Yosemite way too many times.
  • Had a poem auctioned off for charity.
  • Loves basketball, Transformers, Calvin and Hobbes, and anime.