About me

Hi, I’m Brandon. I enjoy nature, birds, and disc golf/frisbees. I also have a gag reflex to the taste and smell of celery. Please remove the viscous, stringed vegetable from your soup bases.

Brandon is a writer, educator/special educator, and counselor. Brandon holds a M.Ed. in Special Education from the University of San Diego with a specialization in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Brandon also holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from Juniata College. Brandon’s professional experiences include directing residential programs for Neurodivergent and Neurotypical populations, directing summer camps, behavior consultation, and teaching. Brandon believes strongly in the tenants of progressive education and focuses on human motivation. Brandon’s writing tends to be through the lens of this experience. Elements of progressive education, psychology, and the natural world tend to color his blogs, essays, poetry, etc. Brandon is a proponent of the Neurodiversity movement. Brandon currently resides in Big Bear Lake, CA.