Bryan is married to Laura and they have five young children.
He originally trained as a school teacher at the University of Waikato
(NZ) and then attended the Masters Seminary
in California, USA where he completed a Masters of Divinity (M.Div) degree in 1996. He has since also completed a Doctorate of Ministry (D.Min) in Expository Preaching in 2008.
Bryan has previously pastored churches in both NZ and the UK. From 2008-2012 Bryan taught at Hamilton Christian School
in Rototuna as a Bible Teacher for Secondary students (part time in 2011-12) but since Feb 2013, he and Laura serve River City Bible Church in a full-time pastoral role.