Brian was born in Winchester, Virginia, then moved to Maryland, outside of Baltimore, and his whole family moved to Waco, Texas in 1981, where his family still resides. He graduated from Baylor University in 1989 and coached High school basketball for 14 years with coaching stops in Coppell, Mt. Pleasant, Texarkana, and Everman. Brian coached most recently at Everman High School, where they were Regional Finalists in 2001 and in 2002. In 2003, Brian’s team won the Texas Class 3A State Championship going 33-6. Brian and his beautiful wife Debbie have 3 daughters: Katie, Courtney, and Camryn. Married since 1989, the Hannas’ are blessed! Brian left a very successful coaching career to follow God’s leading by accepting the call of Adult Minister at Walnut Ridge Baptist Church in Mansfield, Texas in August of 2004. He is full of leadership, energy and brings an incredible passion for Christ, connection, and an enthusiasm for joining God in His redemptive mission in the world.