The founder of ActivEdge, Brian was born in Northern California and raised in Chicago, where he was a three-sport high school athlete competing in soccer, basketball, and baseball. He continued with soccer and club volleyball in undergraduate studies at Iowa State University and Hope College. He received his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy (MPT) from the nationally ranked program at The University of Iowa.
Since 1999, Brian has practiced physical therapy and trained top high school, college, and professional athletes in North Carolina, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, and Iowa. He is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) and is one of only two people in the Triangle area certified in Sportsmetrics ACL and knee injury prevention by the Cincinnatti SportsMedicine group. Brian is certified in Pilates Mat by Balanced Body and is a Level II Certified TRX® Suspension Training instructor. He has coached soccer locally for the top area clubs and the Durham Academy Men’s Varsity team.
Recently, Brian has continued his athletic pursuits outside of college and can be seen in several of the area triathlon races. He is a Level I Certified USA Triathlon Coach and you can follow him on Twitter @JediTriathlete.