American composer who has become one of the most in-demand composers of video game music, having worked on music for games like The Simpsons Game and Command & Conquer 4. He has also contributed scores to a number of films, including 1998's Recoil and 2003's Descendant.
He attended the Orange County High School of the Performing Arts before being accepted into the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California.
He won the G.A.N.G. award for Best Arrangement of a Non-Original Score for his work on EA's The Simpsons Game.
He married a woman named Heidi in 2002.
He collaborated on the score for The Simpsons Game with Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh.