- From Manassas, Virginia.
- Graduated from Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA with a degree in music performance.
- Plays classical violin (in orchestras) as well as fiddle.
- As a teen, was a member of his father’s group The East Coast Bluegrass Band.
- 2000, joined Nothin’ Fancy.
- 2005, released solo project Coffee at Midnight (Pinecastle).
- 2013, became a professor of violin and viola at Northern Virginia Community College.