Stand-up comic who was the runner-up on the seventh season of America's Got Talent.
In 1994, he won Seattle's International Stand-Up Comedy Competition. Along with appearing on a host of late night talk shows as a performer, he had a half-hour special for Comedy Central in 2003.
He won the grand prize at the Boston Comedy Festival and earned further recognition as the Best Stand-Up at the Las Vegas Comedy Festival.
He was raised as the youngest of six children in Providence, RI by a WWII Navy veteran and neurosurgeon father and a homemaking mother. He married fellow stand-up comic Kerri Louise.