Social media star whose story of massive weight loss in one year garnered a viral response in 2015 and 2016. He subsequently earned a sizable following to his eponymous Instagram account with more than 30,000 followers.
He was inspired to begin his weight loss journey in high school after being consistently bullied. After losing 80 pounds on the Atkins diet, he began working out regularly.
His story has been featured in People Magazine, TODAY.com, and on Good Morning America.
His father passed away when he was young. He has one brother.
He appeared alongside actress Alyssa Milano to promote the Atkins diet.