Brian began his career in public accounting in 1982 when he joined N&K. He had recently graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. In 1986, he received his CPA certificate from the State of Hawaii. Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Brian graduated from Iolani School prior to attending USC. He transitioned from staff accountant to senior audit manager before taking on the responsibilities of a principal in the Audit Division.
Brian is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the University of Hawaii School of Accountancy Advisory Board. He was also the past president of Hale Kipa, Inc., a nonprofit youth services organization, and is currently serving on the Board of Directors.
When off duty, Brian enjoys watching sports, golfing, dining out and relaxing with his wonderful wife, Jennifer.
Areas of practice: Audit, accounting, management consulting.
Industry specializations: Construction, financial services, government, health services, hotel and restaurant, nonprofits, professional services, real estate, retail, travel, distribution and wholesale.