Brian is the General Secretary of the Social Democrat Party in Ireland. Previously he was the Executive Director of GLEN one of Ireland's leading LGBT advocacy organisations. He was the co-Director of the successful 'Yes Equality' civil society campaign for the marriage referendum. He has been involved with a range of advocacy, community and cultural LGBT organisations over many years.
Brian has a background in Banking and Technology and is a graduate of TCD and UCD and an alumni of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.