Drummer and music teacher best known for his work with bands like Collective Soul and SheDaisy. His instructional book "Jungle Drum 'N' Bass for the Acoustic Drum Set" earned him the title of #1 Best Educational Author by voters in the Modern Drummer Readers Poll.
He graduated from the Berklee College of Music.
He won the WFD World's Fastest Drummer Extreme Sport Drumming contest by playing 1,071 single strokes in 60 seconds.
His mother paid for his first drum lessons.
He has been bandmates with singer Ed Roland as a member of Collective Soul.