- Originally from San Antonio, Texas. Lives in Spring City, Tennessee where he has served for many years as an elected county official.
- Has been called “The Master of the Bluegrass Harmonica.”
- Has worked with Mike Snider on the Grand Ole Opry
- 1994, released “Bluegrass Harmonica” album.
- 1995, released Blazing a New Trail album (Pinecastle).