Brian has earned advanced designations from the Solomon S. Huebner School of The American College, including Registered Employee Benefits Consultant®, Chartered Healthcare Consultant® and Registered Health Underwriter®. Additionally, Brian is WellCert℠ certified by The Chapman Institute for worksite wellness, having attended the National Wellness Institute's annual conferences and a Certified Wellness Speaker. Brian received a B.A. degree from Rollins College and is a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society.
Outside of work, Brian enjoys traveling, spending time with his family and exercising regularly. Brian and his wife, Beth, reside in Merion Village on the south side of Columbus.
Brian has served in the insurance industry with an emphasis in employee benefits for over 30 years, rising from an entry-level account executive for a TPA to President of a managed care dental company. Brian entered private practice as an independent benefits consultant in 1994, advising clients on benefits strategies, product procurement and negotiations, administration and compliance. He merged bpwaterhouse Inc. with ClearPath Benefit Advisors LLC in 2013.
Brian is a long-time partner in United Benefit Advisors, Inc. (UBA) and previously chaired its Wellness Committee. Brian is a member of the National Association of Health Underwriters and was previously recognized by Columbus Business First listing of "Central Ohio's Who's Who in Insurance."
Brian is appreciative and thankful for all the tireless work performed by social agencies throughout the community to help others in time of need, as he can relate to hard times his family faced after immigrating to the United States in 1956.
Serving in Rotary for over a decade taught Brian to be mindful of the motto “Service Above Self” and he tries to apply this in his life and all he does.
Brian and his fellow ClearPath team members share a culture of giving and they proudly support many of their area non-profits, social agencies, and volunteer organizations doing GREAT things and making a positive difference every day.