Guitarist known for his time with the Christian rock bands Pillar and Stars Go Dim. He goes by the stage name Kalel.
He formed his first band in 1992, while he was still in high school. He later attended Fort Hays State University.
He took a hiatus from Pillar from 2008-2012, playing with Stars Go Dim during those years.
He has four children, two sons and two daughters.
He and Rob Beckley have played together as part of Pillar.