Bryan is a communications expert with deep experience helping leaders inspire key audiences, driving understanding and action. His twenty-year corporate career at HP, McKinsey & Company, and Microsoft included formal and informal speechwriting positions, including serving as Executive Communications Director for a Microsoft Corporate Vice President. His work with business, nonprofit, and government leaders develops narrative arcs, finds and polishes compelling stories, and manages slide design. Full speech preparation includes presentation coaching and audience engagement tactics from live and online activities to planning panel discussions and preparing video content. He is a member of both the Professional Speechwriters Association and the National Speakers Association.