Most well known as the drummer for the Illinois-born metal band Mudvayne. A founding member of the group, Mudvayne has released half a dozen albums since their debut in 2000.
During high school he was a member of the Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps. Mudvayne then formed in 1996.
Outside Mudvayne, he has also released solo work under the pseudonym MjDawn. He is also a music producer and owns the label AtmoWorks.
He is a native of Peoria, Illinois.
In addition to being joined in Mudvayne by Greg Tribbett, the two also performed together in the band Audiotopsy.