- From Camden, Tennessee
- A child prodigy who made his first appearance on the Grand Ole Opry at age five. By age six, had recorded with Earl Scruggs, Tom T. Hall and the Del McCoury Band.
- Has appeared on numerous TV shows, including Oprah Winfrey, Nickelodeon and PBS.
- Plays banjo, guitar, mandolin and Dobro™.
- 2004, co-hosted the video curriculum “Discover Bluegrass” with Sierra Hull (produced by IBMA’s Bluegrass in the Schools committee.)
- 2005, signed with Skaggs Family Records.
- 2005, toured Japan with country group Trick Pony.