Brandon grew up in North Canton, Ohio where he attended Hoover High School. While he was there he was captain of the football, competed in powerlifting meets, and ran track as a hurdler his senior year. After graduating high school in 2012, he enrolled at Otterbein University where he continues to study in the field of Health Promotion & Fitness and is expected to graduate in 2016. He is a current member of the Otterbein Track and Field team where he is a hurdler and a javelin thrower.
Brandon began his internship at Uplift Fitness January of 2013 during his freshman year and continues to actively learn under Ashleigh in preparation for the Poliquin International Certification Program – Level 1. He is an American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Personal Trainer as of May 16th, 2014.