Tanner is known for his community service and charitable commitments which include coaching at East End Little League, MSA Soccer, and with the Mishawaka Wrestling Club. He is an Eagle Scout and also a member of the Mishawaka Lions Club local service organization. He has been a board member of the Mishawaka Business Association since 2018 and is the founding member of Inspire Mishawaka, a 501c(3) nonprofit focusing on downtown Mishawaka. He has previously served on the Mishawaka City Council, Redevelopment Commission, and Historic Preservation Commission. These efforts and more earned him recognition as one of Michiana’s Forty Under 40 in 2017.
As a member of the County Council, Mr. Tanner looks forward to leveraging his education, work experience, past public service and charitable efforts to serve our community. He believes we all do better when we can depend on public safety, have confidence in our health, and have the absolute ability to provide for our families. Bryan plans to serve with all decisions and directives made through the lens of those priorities and to ensure the urban residential areas of Mishawaka and River Park remain important components in the County Council’s efforts.