Brian has more than 30 years of experience in wealth management, working with individuals and families to help build, preserve, and efficiently transfer their wealth. Brian has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional since 2014, and obtained the Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor certification as well. Brian graduated from Washington State University with a degree in finance in 1986. He is a graduate of the Northwest Intermediate Banking School and the Western Agricultural Banking School. Brian is the board chair for Community Frameworks a nonprofit organization whose mission is to create affordable housing as a catalyst to help communities thrive. Born and raised in Spokane, Brian enjoys spending time with friends and his two grown children, as well as skiing, golfing and training as an avid Spartan obstacle racer.