- Flatpick guitarist from Buford, Georgia.
- 1993, joined the Bluegrass Cardinals (took David Parmley’s place in the band.)
- 1995-1996, worked with the Lynn Morris Band.
- 1996-2001, appeared on the “Bluegrass ’96” series of instrumental recordings for Pinecastle Records.
- 1997-1998, worked with the Larry Stephenson Band.
- 1999, released first solo album “Foothills.”
- 1999, joined the John Cowan Band.
- He has recorded with John Cowan, Sam Bush, Ricky Skaggs, Darrell Scott, Jim Lauderdale, Tony Rice, Bela Fleck, Vasser Clements, Tim O’Brien and John Paul Jones (of Led Zeppelin), to name a few.
- 2014, joined Adkins & Loudermilk. His son Zack also is in this band (mandolin).