Known by the YouTube and social media names of tehsmarty, smarty, and smarticus, he is the founder of the group known as The Derp Crew. He posts gameplay commentaries, reviews, vlogs, and Let's Plays to his popular tehsmarty channel.
He first made his YouTube debut in 2006 by posting machinimas. He took a long hiatus, but made a comeback when the hit game Halo 3 was released.
Machinima reached out to him to become a partner. He has a popular Derps Against Humanity series on his channel and previously produced a series called Jack Walters: Superhero.
He was a resident of Ronkonkoma, New York. He dated Marissa Ziems.
He became a partner of That Guy with the Glasses.