Before leaving show business at the age of ten, this young television actor played the role of Chris Partridge in the first season of the popular ABC sitcom The Partridge Family.
He assumed the role of Chris Partridge in 1970; in 1971, actor Brian Forster took over the part.
After studying chemistry and computer science at the University of California, Berkeley, he entered the business program at Columbia University.
He spent his childhood in Los Angeles, California, and his teen years in Virginia and Connecticut. He later settled in New Orleans, Louisiana, with his wife.
He and Danny Bonaduce were both child actors on The Partridge Family.