- From Grottoes, Virginia (Shenandoah Valley)
- Mid-2000’s, played in a band called Allegheny Blue.
- Grew up in a musical family. His great uncle played steel and Dobro™ with such artists as Tom T. Hall and Eddie Rabbit.
- 2021, released solo project “Poplar and Pine” (no label) featuring his original songs, produced by Gaven Largent.