- From Meadowbrook, West Virginia.
- Plays mandolin with the Cumberland Highlanders TV Show. Has also worked with Larry Sparks, Mac Wiseman, Wayne Lewis, Tom Ewing, Josh Graves, James Monroe, other bands.
- 1979, joined Larry Sparks’ band.
- 1982, performed at the World’s Fair in Knoxville.
- 2006-2012, joined Larry Sparks’ band a second time.
- 2007, released solo project Second Time Around (no label).
- 2008, released Where Did You Go? album (no label).
- 2012, a benefit concert was held at the Station Inn in Nashville to help him with medical expenses following back surgery.