Bryan grew up outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated and was commissioned from the United States Military Academy in 2016 as an Infantry Officer. During his five years of service, Bryan served with the 101st Airborne Division and 5th Special Forces Group, deploying twice to Syria and Iraq in both Infantry and Intelligence roles. After separating from service, Bryan worked in Utility-Scale Solar development, before pursuing an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he plans to graduate in 2024. After his studies, Bryan plans to return to the renewable energy development space. In his free time, Bryan enjoys hiking, cooking, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.