Based in rural Iowa, Brian works in specialty coffee and software development. He is the founder of Ross Street Roasting Co. in Tama, Iowa, which celebrated its fifth anniversary in the spring of 2020. Brian also continues to work with technology in various roles, as well as advocate for community and economic development in his small-town context.

While peacebuilding hasn’t been a formal, professional component of Brian’s work – the formational experience at CJP profoundly shaped how Brian lives, works, and relates to people in his community and professional roles.

This profile was last updated May 15, 2020