Author and Speaker Biographies

B.M. Johnson

Bryan obtained a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from LeTourneau University in 1996 and worked for 3.5 years at Northrop Grumman as a Systems Engineer before going to graduate school. He received a Ph.D. in theoretical astrophysics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005, spent two years as a post-doc in the Astronomy Department at the University of California at Berkeley, and has been a staff scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory since 2007. Bryan is married with 7 children, currently resides in Livermore, CA, and attends Trinity Church East Bay.