Brian grew up in the Kansas City area. After completing his undergraduate degree, in 1989 he came to The Master’s Seminary, where he graduated with an M.Div. in 1993. Brian has been on staff at Grace Community Church for 27 years, and for the past 15 years has served as an associate pastor of GMI (Grace Ministries International), a ministry of GCC caring for our faithful missionaries. He also serves on the ECHO (Elders’ Council Handling Outreach) board, as an elder in the Mainstream Fellowship Group, and as an adjunct professor at The Master’s Seminary. Brian and his wife, Carole, met at The Master’s University and married in 1991, and have been serving together in ministry since. They have two children.