Known best for his work with the Los Angeles-based alternative band Lifehouse, this rock drummer also contributed to songs and albums by artists such as Dave Matthews, Shawn Colvin, and Britney Spears.
During his early years, he studied at the Los Angeles Music Academy. He recorded his first album with Lifehouse, No Name Face, in 2000.
In the early 2000s, he toured with both Pearl Jam and The Rolling Stones.
He married fellow musician Jenifer Haigo. He and his brother, guitarist Sean Woolstenhulme (of The Calling), were raised in Gilbert, Arizona.
After drummer Mike Malinin left the Goo Goo Dolls, Woolstenhulme joined the band's 2013 tour.