*The Shining Star Executive Team covers the North & North-east section of Illinois. If you don’t see your county listed, but live in a nearby county, please call us to see if we can make accommodations to work with you and your child.
Shining Star Executive Team
OTR-L,/ Clinical Director, Certified Early Intervention Specialist
Founder / Chief Operating Officer
Brian’s role as Founder / Chief Operating Officer allows him to focus on company operations, financial goals that include planning, problem-solving capabilities, human capital development, process improvement, recruiting, human resources, early intervention regulatory compliance, marketing, electronic medical record communications, and business intelligence within the organization. Brian has more than a decade’s experience of working as a leader in the higher education industry. As an executive, he has led start-ups in higher education in some of the largest institutions in the United Staes. His success has led him to lead in the following sectors and departments; Healthcare, I.T. and business colleges operations, admissions, recruiting, academic advising, career services, and has managed multiple teams of more than 100 strong, across six regions in 19 states with a revenue of more than $60 million.
Brian’s success has led him to the Pentagon, where he secured multiple contracts with the Department of Defense and Department of Veteran Affairs. He decided to transition out of corporate work to devote his time to Shining Star Therapy so he could focus his talent and skills in a way that serves the special needs of infants, toddlers, and children. He served as a Non-Commissioned Officer for 10 years in the U. S. Army and is now a Veteran, and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Management from Warner Southern University.