Brian is the Lead Pastor of the Christ Church Network. He was born and raised in Zanesville, Ohio. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Asbury University, a Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Seminary, and a graduate of the Beeson Doctor of Ministry program at Asbury Seminary with a degree in preaching and church leadership. Brian has served appointments in the Cincinnati and Zanesville area. He is married to Kelly, who is a 6th-grade language arts teacher. Brian and Kelly have three adult children, Rebekah, who is married to Brandon, Samuel, and Jackson who are both in college studying music. Brian loves spending time with family, whether it is eating dinner together, watching movies, or playing board games. Brian also enjoys listening to music, photography, and smoking all kinds of meat.