Brian, a father of five children, has lived in the Coeur d' Alene area for most of the last twenty years. He has worked with youth and teens in many different settings. As a mental health counselor, in the school system, with at risk youth, and as a youth pastor for over twenty years. And has been skateboarding for over 30 years. That passion and commitment for skating and helping the youth in our area is what fuels his involvement in this organization. A desire to see this community grow. To provide a positive outlet and avenues for expression that build experiences that empower young people to positively impact their community. Lessons he has learn through skateboarding.