Brian was inducted into the Player’s Hall of Fame in 2014.
Brian played high school golf at Clear Lake High School where he was the State medalist in 1987 & 1989. He was also runner up medalist in 1988. In 1988, Brian was named Honorable Mention All American by the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA)
After high school, Brian played collegiate golf at the University of Iowa. While at Iowa, Brian competed and lettered all four years. In 1992, the team earned Iowa’s only Big 10 team men’s golf championship. Brian was named All Big Ten in 1992 for his individual play. Brian earned Academic All Big 10 honors in 1991, 1992, and 1993.
In 1994, Brian started working as an assistant golf professional at Elmcrest Country Club in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. In the spring of 1999, Brian was named the head golf professional at Thunder Hills Country Club in Peosta, Iowa.
Brian and his wife Dian have been married since 1997. They have two children Brock (7), Amber (5), and their yellow Labrador, Bogey (12).