Since 2017, Brian has been an active member of the Council, serving in various roles, including most recently as the Chair of the Section's 2020 Annual Tax Conference (which was ultimately cancelled due to COVID-19). Prior to being elevated to Council, Brian served two years as the Chair of the Tax Section's Employee Benefits Committee.
Brian is the current Co-Chair of the firm's Employee Benefits practice. He was named as a 'Rising Star in Michigan' by Super Lawyers for Employee Benefits in 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. Brian is also very engaged in the local Lansing community, having served on the boards of numerous local nonprofits. "I am honored to have been elected as an Officer of the Tax Section Council, and I look forward to working with my colleagues to build off of the proud tradition of the Tax Section with innovative initiatives that respond to this new environment we're all living in," said Brian.