Brian Topping has been a foster parent with the DC Child and Family Services Agency since 2011. Brian and his spouse Kate have two children and two dogs. They have fostered several children in these past years and have worked diligently to support shared parenting with birth parents. They are also CFSA Family Connections lead parents for part of Northeast DC. As lead parents, they organize monthly outings and provide respite and supports for other foster families.
Brian currently works for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), where he has been for more than ten years. With FAPAC’s encouragement, Brian has stepped forward to engage with District government and the courts as an advocate for foster parent concerns.