Brian was born and grew up in Virginia. After getting an Associate's in Communication Design at Virginia Western Community College where he entertained everyone with his cartoony doodles of the staff, Brian studied animation at Virginia Commonwealth University where he got his BFA. He then worked in a country club until getting his current job at Booz Allen Hamilton designing e-learning modules and educational animation.  He currently resides in Virginia, traveling the area selling his art at horror, anime, and comic conventions.