director of instructional technology
pickerington local school district (OH)
Brian is the Director of Instructional Technology for Pickerington Local School District in Ohio. Brian is currently leading Pickerington Schools through the 1:1 process, which is currently the largest school district in Ohio to go completely 1:1. Brian is also leading the district through a change in pedagogy to adopt a brand of blended learned they have termed “Tradigital Learning.” Brian is the 2017 ITIP Ohio Outstanding Tech Admin of the Year. Brian was also named the Ohio’s Making It Happen Award for 2017. Brian was named one of the Connected Educators of 2014 by Battelle for Kids. Brian is a member of the White House’s CSforAll steering committee. Under Brian’s leadership, Pickerington Schools have been named a Distinguished District by The Center for Digital Education, The Learning Counsel and District Administrator Magazine. Brian has also been named one of the ISTE Community Champions in assisting schools to integrate more tech into the classroom and will be a part of the ISTE leadership teams for Technology Coordinators PLN, Learning Spaces PLN and Computer Science PLN.