As a Principal and senior lighting designer, Brian has over 21 years of award winning lighting design and leadership experience. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Architectural Engineering from Pennsylvania State University. He’s taught lighting at the graduate level and has a passion for collaborating ideas and concepts with architectural teams and owners. Brian’s experience creating moods and visual aesthetics with light span a variety of project types ranging from commercial, cultural, entertainment, theatrical, retail, academic, sport venue, and healthcare. He has designed luminaires and is skilled in the manufacturing processes used to create them. Brian is an expert at daylight design as a tool for manipulating light to complement the architectural vision for any space. Brian has been a part of the ASHRAE 90.1 lighting committee, won several IIDA and IES Awards, and holds a patent for his work with lighting controls.
Brian is an avid painter, carpenter, and 3D sculptor; and he can be found making pinball or arcade machines from scratch.