Brian studied philosophy and literature at the University of Notre Dame, and received his MFA in film production from University of Southern California.

He began his editing career with director Terrence Malick, working on The Tree of Life and To the Wonder and serving as an editor on Knight of Cups. He then edited Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply before a string of independent features ranging across genres and scope.

Brian’s indie features include The Persian Connection (Samuel Goldwyn), Emma’s Chance (Sony Pictures Entertainment), Inheritance (Breaking Glass), the Duplass Brothers production Take Me, 6 Balloons (Netflix) and the upcoming Welcome Home starring Aaron Paul and Emily Ratajkowski.