Guitarist best known for his tenure in Framing Hanley. He was an original member, joining when the band first formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 2005.
He worked as a part-time barista prior to joining the band. He also played guitar on the side. He and his bandmates' original demos from their MySpace page were discovered in 2006 by the former Creed bassist Brett Hestla.
In 2007, he and Framing Hanley released their debut album, The Moment. In May 2010, they released their sophomore album, A Promise to Burn. It debuted at #57 on the Billboard 200 chart. In 2014, the band released their third album, The Sum of Who We Are.
He was born and raised in Tennessee.
He played alongside his lead singer and main songwriter Kenneth Nixon, who was also a founding member of Framing Hanleys.