Brian originally hails from Winnipeg, Manitoba where he achieved a dental degree at the University of Manitoba. He went on to complete residencies in Anesthesiology and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, after which he arrived in Calgary in 1974. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Recently, he turned a lifelong interest in physical fitness into a second career. He became a certified Personal Training Specialist in 2010 and a Certified Exercise Physiologist in 2013. Although he is interested in personal training for clients of all ages, he has a special interest in maintaining health and fitness for seniors. As such, in 2014, he was certified as an Older Adult Fitness Specialist.