- From the Washington DC area.
- 1980, began playing banjo at age 11; learned from his Kentucky-born grandfather.
- Performed for many years with Arnold Hobbs and Partners in Centreville, VA.
- Day job: he’s a BMW motorcycle mechanic.
- Has also worked & recorded with Jim Eanes, Frank Wakefield, Buzz Busby, Charlie Waller, Norman Wright, Darren Beachley and Mike Auldridge.
- 2006, joined Randy Waller and the Country Gentlemen.
- 2008, joined Wayne Taylor and Appaloosa.
- 2009, released first solo project SideCar (Patuxent Records). “Sidecar” is his nickname.
- 2011, joined Danny Paisley and the Southern Grass.