Upper School Physical Education Teacher & Athletic Director
Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Mr. Branner came to California in 1993 on a basketball athletic scholarship, attending California State University, Long Beach, where he graduated with a B.A. in ethnic studies. He is a former collegiate and professional basketball player. Mr. Branner has lived in the Bay Area since 2000, coached girls’ varsity basketball for 13 seasons at Moreau Catholic High School in Hayward, and continues to run his personal training company, GMG Fitness For LIFE Inc. He enjoys all sports, long drives, movies, and spending time with his two daughters. Mr. Branner joined the Black Pine Circle School faculty in 2015.