Bryan was a practicing lawyer for 50 plus years until 30 June 2018, having worked in Dunedin, UK and Wanaka.

He served on the Albert Town Community Association for six years, and latterly the Wanaka Community Board as Deputy Chair for a similar period.

In addition to Brian's ongoing commitment to the Community House, he serves as the Administrator and Trustee of other Charitable Trusts.

His interests include family and friends, music, gardening, golf, bowls, and enjoying life.