Originally from Western Kentucky; moved to Texas in 1983. Lives in the Dallas area.
He is a practicing attorney, managing legal affairs for the Lamar Hunt Family (Unity Hunt, Inc.) and their affiliated entities including the Kansas City Chiefs and other professional sports franchises.
He founded the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation which exists to preserve and advance bluegrass music worldwide.
He co-founded the Frisco Bluegrass Festival in Frisco, Texas (with Gerald Jones).
Plays bass, banjo and guitar.
2012, released solo album No Part of Nothin (no label) with guest artists Ron Stewart, Sam Bush, Randy Kohrs, Kenny & Amanda Smith and others.