Professional snowboarder who is known for his big mountain riding and for winning the Baker Banked Slalom run in 2007. He is also known for receiving the opening part of Absinthe Films snowboarding video Nowwhere in 2010.
He first began snowboarding at the age of four. In his early teens, his talent was recognized and he began competing in a variety of halfpipe events. He then began competing in several events in 2006 and went on to record a variety of video parts and clips.
He received the Rookie of the Year award in Transworld Snowboarding Magazines Rider's Poll in 2008.
He was born and raised in Glacier, Washington where he first was exposed to the sport of snowboarding.