Brian has been playing with Greater Richmond since 2004. He began learning the pipes in 1999 from Joe Ashcraft in the Tallahassee Pipe Band. Brian then went on to lead the Sidhe Ros Pipe Band in Gainesville, FL from 2002-2003. Brian was Pipe Major of the Greater Richmond Grade IV band during the 2008 season and now serves as Pipe Sergeant of the Grade III band.
Brian has received instruction from several of the best pipers in North America and the world. In return, has taught numerous students that have gone on to successful solo and band careers. He is a frequent solo piper for the Thistle & Shamrock Dancers when they and GRPD perform together.