Before coming to GSIS, Mr. Brian Brumsickle has worked in international education for 29 years in the capacity as a teacher, principal and head of school. His career has led to a journey of exhilarating teaching and administrative experiences in Seoul, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Poland, China and Malaysia. Currently Mr. Brumsickle holds his Masters in Education with a concentration in Language Acquisition from S.I.T. in Vermont, Principals Certification from Washington State University, Superintendent Certification from City University in Seattle and completing his Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Concordia University in Portland with a concentration in Transformative Learning.
Outside of his duties, Mr. Brumsickle enjoys participating in WASC accreditation visits, attending both IB and EARCOS conferences and enjoys his hobbies of running, cooking, golf and fly-fishing. He has 3 children who attend GSIS, Kaili, Kona and Keahi. Home for Mr. Brumsickle and his family rests in Sunriver, located in Central Oregon.