Brandon is originally from the Central Valley town of Hanford and has recently moved back to the Valley from the island of Oahu.  After 13 years in Hawaii as a teacher, chaplain, and associate pastor, Brandon was called by Sierra View and started as senior pastor in August 2023. Brandon has studied at Cal Poly SLO (B.A. in English), Westminster Seminary California (M.Div.), and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (Th.M. Biblical Theology). He loves being a pastor, and he has a heart for connecting Biblical teaching and theological truth to everyday life. Brandon and his wife, Anna, have been married since 2010, and they have two children, Eliza and Arthur.  Brandon loves cooking, coffee, hosting, and reading good fiction.