Gained fame as the bassist of the for the now-defunct rock band Meg & Dia. He joined the band in 2007 and remained with them until the band's dissolution in 2012.
At thirteen, he began his musical career playing for the local pop punk band Dunkhunt. The band was later renamed Madison and would tour the East Coast for four years before breaking up in 2006.
As a member of Meg & Dia, he opened for and headlined with acts like Angels & Airwaves, Cute Is What We Aim For, and Dashboard Confessional.
He was born and raised in Bergen County, New Jersey.