Brian is a proud Army veteran who honorably served with the 463rd Engineering Battalion in New Martinsville, WV. He attended West Liberty State College before completing his funeral service education at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 1996. He is a licensed funeral director in Florida, West Virginia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania, as well as a licensed pre-need insurance agent in Florida. Brian looks at the profession as a point of personal ministry: An important privilege to help those in need at the most difficult times with compassion, knowledge, and professional diligence. He lives in Port Saint Lucie with his wife, Sandy Whitfield Bonar, and their son, Tyler. He enjoys golfing, fishing, Steelers football and time spent with family and friends.