- From Mt. Airy, North Carolina.
- First band: “Interstate Exchange” with friends Sammy Shelor and Alan Bibey.
- Early 80’s, formed “Summer Wages” with Craig Smith.
- After Summer Wages, worked with the Easter Brothers and the Bluegrass Cardinals (1989-90).
- 1991, joined the Lost and Found as guitarist and lead singer.
- 1995, recorded first solo album First Time With Feeling (Pinecastle Records.)
- 2001, left the road to form his own business, a body shop in Mt. Airy, NC.
- 2004, joined Continental Divide.
- 2005, joined the Lonesome River Band.