Known for playing bass in the band Switchfoot, the group known for songs like "Meant to Live" and "Dare You to Move."
He graduated from San Dieguito Academy in 1997 four days before Switchfoot released The Legend of Chin, their first album.
He designed the covers for the Switchfoot albums Learning to Breathe, The Beautiful Letdown, and Fading West, as well as the band's logo.
He married wife Andrea in 2001 and the couple has a son named Jett and a daughter named Layla.
He and his band recorded multiple tracks on the soundtrack for the film A Walk to Remember, starring Mandy Moore.