Birthday: May 6, 1995
Initiation Date: October 26, 2013
Initiation Number: 1123
Hometown: Warsaw, IN
College of: Engineering
Year in School: Senior
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Favorite Acacia Memory: 2nd place finish in Greek Week 2017 LARP competition
In high school, Brendan was involved in a number of activities including varsity football, varsity wrestling, varsity track & field, WYSE competition, and student government. He looked to continue his commitment to leadership, scholarship, and service as an incoming student at Iowa State. While on his journey towards a degree in mechanical engineering over the past three years he has taken become active in the Iowa State Greek, engineering, and campus communities. This has included roles as ASHRAE (student chapter) vice president; ACACIA Fraternity Corporate Board member, recruitment chairman, junior dean, athletics chairman, & sentinel; freshmen council director of campus relations; and Engineers Without Borders director of information technology.
Upon graduation, he seeks to study energy systems engineering in graduate school to cultivate his knowledge, so he can develop effective, cost-efficient energy systems. He joined Acacia to be surrounded by a group of men that always strive to achieve and innovate.