Telecommunications Engineer

With a focus on transmission and access networks, Brian uses his practical, hands-on experience with the latest technologies to bring our clients’ projects from initial inception to successful conclusion.

Brian provides extensive expertise in technologies such as IP/Ethernet, IPTV, FTTP, CWDM/DWDM, SONET, ATM, and xDSL. He develops efficient and cost effective networks for deployment of services including IPTV, VoIP, internet access, and distance learning, as well as more traditional telecommunications services.

From minor system enhancements through extensive multi-exchange green-field deployments, Brian develops detailed system designs, equipment lists, performance specifications, and installation requirements. Through close interaction with client personnel, Brian assists with contract administration, project coordination, installation verification, system turn-up, testing, and problem resolution.

Brian has been with RVW since 1995 and has over 20 years of engineering experience. His first-hand experience in deployment of numerous successful projects provides valuable insight to anticipate and overcome real-world difficulties.


  • A.A. Pre-Engineering, Rochester Community College, Minnesota
  • B.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo
  • Continuing education in university level business courses
  • RUS engineering and management symposia
  • Association of Communication Engineers technical symposia
  • Numerous IP, FTTP, DSL, ATM, and other technology seminars
  • Completed ACEC Engineering Leaders Program


  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • Nebraska Society of Professional Engineers – Northeastern Chapter – Past President



  • Registered professional engineer in Nebraska and Kansas
  • Presenter at numerous national and regional seminars on IP/Ethernet Transport, IPTV, FTTP Deployment, and Practical ADSL Deployment
  • Young Engineer of the Year, Nebraska Society of Professional Engineers, Northeastern Chapter
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society


Brian is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting, fishing, and camping with his wife, Kathy, and two children, Jonathan and Laura.