First rose to fame as a competitor on the 10th season of The Bachelorette, vying for the heart of Andi Dorfman. He then went on to compete on the spinoff series Bachelor in Paradise in its third season.
He was working as a hairstylist before joining the cast of The Bachelorette.
He briefly dabbled in fashion blogging and there was even a Twitter account dedicated to his short-lived mullet.
Originally from Warminster, Pennsylvania, he later lived in Santa Monica, California.
In the 10th season of The Bachelorette, he competed against winner Josh Murray.