Brandon Thatcher earned a B.A. in Spanish from Utah State University. He then earned a B.S. in Nursing and an M.S. in Nursing from the University of Utah as part of his psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner preparation. His three-year psychiatric training involved populations throughout the lifespan.
He currently works as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for the Brigham Young University Student Health Center, Center for Change, and New Haven RTC for girls. In addition to this, he is an Adjunct Clinical Instructor in the College of Nursing at Brigham Young University. He and his wife Danina have three children. He enjoys the outdoors, playing guitar, painting and spending time with his family. He has a conservative/evidence-based approach to medication management and employs natural supplements that have clinical evidence of efficacy.