A seasoned nonprofit leader, Brian has two decades of executive director experience and a strong background and track record in program management, organizational leadership, and civic engagement. He has specific experience growing and strengthening an organization after a founder’s transition. Most recently, he served as Executive Director of Boston-based United for a Fair Economy (UFE), an organization recognized for its sentinel work to raise the veil of growing economic inequality. Prior to UFE, he served 12 years as Executive Director for Tennesseans for Fair Taxation.
A south Louisiana native with Cajun roots, Brian started his career as a community organizer for Louisiana Citizen Action and Louisiana Coalition for Tax Justice before moving on to organize in Kentucky and Tennessee. Brian also brings extensive research and writing experience. While at UFE, he co-authored the book The Self Made Myth, with a forward by Bill Gates, Sr.