Brian helped to plant Living Grace Church and has served as her lead pastor since her inception in June of 2009. He has been in fulltime ministry since 1984, serving as youth pastor, executive pastor and lead pastor. Brian’s schooling involved his undergrad work at San Diego Christian College then on to seminary at both Talbot and Western Seminaries. Brian loves preaching God’s Word, shepherding people and being involved in missions around the world. Brian is native of San Diego and moved to Bakersfield in 1996. He is married to Diane and they have four great kids, Patrick, Brendan, Aiden and Emma. They love to fish and hunt and enjoy shooting sports of all kinds. Yep, even Emma! As a family they love to go to the beach and the mountains for vacations as they enjoy the beauty of God’s creation.