Brian is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and holds a Master of Arts degree in Teaching, with an endorsement in Special Education, from National-Louis University. He completed his BCBA coursework with the Florida Institute of Technology. Brian is a licensed teacher in the State of Illinois and a Learning-Behavior Specialist. He has worked with children with autism and developmental disabilities in clinical settings and has taught in school settings. Brian is motivated to help individuals and their families gain meaningful skills and is inspired by the people he works with. Brian is originally from the Chicago suburbs and has also lived and worked in Canada and Central America. He is so excited to join the BY YOUR SIDE team.