Brian was Artistic Director of Gurnet Theatre Project from 2005-2010 where he directed The Illusion, Miss Julie, This is Our Youth (IRNE nomination), as well as the Boston premieres of Dog Sees God: Confessions of Teenage Blockhead and Essential Self-Defense. As a director he has worked with the University of Texas at Austin, Arkansas Governor’s School, Boston Children’s Theatre, and Austin’s Paramount Theatre. Previously he served as Classroom Program Director for Creative Action, a non-profit in Austin, TX dedicated to using the creative arts for academic, social, and emotional learning. From 2007-2010, Brian was a Drama Specialist for Drama for Schools, an arts integration professional development program. With Drama for Schools Brian trained and mentored teachers throughout Texas and in Galena, Alaska. Brian holds a BA in Theatre from Northeastern University and an MFA in Drama and Theatre for Youth and Communities from The University of Texas at Austin.