Brian currently holds the position of South Whatcom Library Manager with the Whatcom County Library System in Washington.
He presents at the state, regional, and national level on topics ranging from Transliteracy to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, all the while enthusiastically continuing to explore and learn new technologies. Brian does this in hopes to promote and excite others for clear, innovative, and inspiring library services.
His professional interests include equal access to information, intellectual freedom, digital and technology-based services, 21st-century literacies, and making libraries a key component in the ever-changing climate of information and communication.
Brian is also a Whatcom County Young Professional Top 7 Under 40, a 2017 American Library Association Emerging Leader, a 2016 International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions Congress U.S Committee Fellow, and the 2015 Washington Library Employees Outstanding Employee of the Year.
Outside of libraryland, he is a husband, dad to two amazing dogs, avid reader, and coffee shop frequenter.