Born in Burlington Vermont in 1979. Grew up in Richmond. Started playing upright bass in 1989 picked up electric bass guitar in 1991. Played in Jazz Band and Orchestra through High school. Graduated from Mount Mansfield in 1997. Became a certified Luthier in early 1999. Advanced woodworker and Master Carpenter. Currently playing bass with Professor Fairbanks and The Staff, Owl Stars, King Me and Gneiss. (Married with 2 kids Son/ Daughter)