Brian coordinates the Home Energy Squads, Apprenticeship Academy and individual AmeriCorps placements. He served in the Corps as crew leader in 2002 and 2006, and assistant director of Summer Youth Corps in 2007. He worked as youth programs associate for the 2010 summer season and in the fall of 2010 as the Parks and Trails Legacy strategic plan assistant. Brian previously served as an English teacher with the Peace Corps in Benin, West Africa and is certified as an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic. He holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and professional writing, and a master’s of Education in Youth Development and Leadership from the University of Minnesota.