2nd Degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu who fought across four different weight classes.
He won five fights after losing his MMA debut by submission in January 1998.
He was unsuccessful in challenging for the WEC Featherweight Championship on December 12, 2007.
He has two sons, Jacob and Ty, with his wife Sarah Curran.
He earned his 24th career victory with a split judge's decision over Wagnney Fabiano at Apex: A Night of Champions in 2006.