Brian, a native Bostonian, began his teaching career in Japan where he taught English for many years at both major corporations and local businesses. He taught writing at a community college for many years and has proofread a number of screenplays and novels. He currently runs his own language and citizenship night-school program for immigrants. Brian is an experienced traveler and has visited numerous countries in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. He is also the proud owner of many cows and bulls in Brazil. A graduate of Northeastern University, he is a TCA-certified TOEFL administrator and proctor and is TESOL certified.