As our chief government guru, Bryan advocates for a wide range of policy issues on Capitol Hill. Promoting positive local and state policies and practices as well as vital causes in support of small businesses, Bryan is also our biggest cheerleader. He loves to talk about what we do and who we help, and his dedication to our industry and his fellow associates is contagious. A decorated and former captain of the U.S. Army Reserve and Illinois National Guard, Bryan also served for two decades as the Deputy Chief of Staff for former Congressman Don Manzullo. With degrees in political science and economics from Northern Illinois University, he also earned a Master’s of Public Administration from NIU.