As a student at Taft, Brandon was a member of the varsity soccer and varsity golf teams, serving as a captain for both programs his senior year. After Taft, Brandon received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Wesleyan University, where he was a four-year member of the men’s soccer program. After graduating from Wesleyan, Brandon worked at Cushing Academy in Ashburnham, MA, where he taught math, served as the head coach of the varsity boys’ soccer program, and was a dorm parent in an upper school dormitory. He was also an assistant coach for the JV boys’ basketball and JV boys’ baseball teams. At Taft, Brandon teaches math, lives in CPT, and coaches boys’ varsity soccer.