As the Director of Campaigns, Brian guides and supports state efforts to pass Final-Five Voting. He also plays an integral part in IPI’s growing strategy as a member of the senior leadership team. Prior to joining IPI, Cannon served as the executive director of the redistricting reform organization, OneVirginia2021. Cannon successfully led the reform through the legislature twice – once under a Republican majority and once under a Democratic majority.
Before joining OneVirginia2021, Cannon worked with The Fahrenheit Group and several entrepreneurs in the Richmond area. While in law school studying election law, Cannon was part of the winning team in the 2011 student redistricting competition in Virginia.
Cannon has a J.D. and B.A. from The College of William & Mary. He lives with his wife and two children in Richmond, Virginia.