Brian is a strong believer in the importance of community involvement. For the past 15 years, he has helped organize and conduct summer music programs and athletic organizations for low-income communities. He has a bachelor’s degree in music education from SUNY Fredonia and is a certified K-12 teacher in NY State. Brian’s goal is to utilize his education and experience to support and empower Springboard Collaborative scholars and their communities. His favorite childhood book is The Lorax, a reminder that we all must work together to create a better future.