He was previously a member of House of Heroes until he joined Twenty One Pilots in 2011 following the departure of original members Nick Thomas and Chris Salih.
With Tyler, he signed with Fueled By Ramen in 2012 and performed at the MTV Movie Awards in 2014.
He has two sisters named Ashley and Abigail and a brother named Jordan. He is from Ohio and the band originally formed in Columbus. He has had an on-off relationship with actress Debby Ryan since 2013.