Brian Orr graduated high school at Central Community High School in Elkader, Iowa in 1997. In 2001 he graduated from Iowa State University. He taught Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, and Advanced Math at Melcher-Dallas High School from 2003 to 2011. In 2011 Brian married Nichole and moved to rural Volga, Iowa and began teaching at Postville High School. He currently teaches several versions of Algebra and introduction courses of various math classes. Brian has three daughters, Savannh, Claire, and Sydney.