Known for his work across the American stage. He gained wide renown for his appearance as Fiyero in the first national tour of the musical Wicked. In 2010, he served as the Gabe understudy/cover for the musical Next to Normal on Broadway.
He graduated with a BFA in musical theater from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He earned his first Broadway credit in 2002 as a member of the Hairspray cast.
He was born and raised in Hartford, Wisconsin.
He and Norbert Leo Butz have both portrayed the character of Fiyero in Wicked, with the latter having originated the character on Broadway.