Brendan graduated from Elk City High School. He was involved in National Honors Society, Key Club, Interact, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and FCCLA. Brendan also on the academic team, basketball and was very involved at Elk City First Christian Church. He is double majoring in Microbiology and Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He plans to go to medical school to become an ER physician and hopes to travel to third-world countries providing medical care and doing missions work.