Born and raised in Southern California. After starting on drums, began playing saxophone in 7th grade. He's a flute/saxophone player for an eclectic ensemble made up of various instruments such as violins, guitar, bass, drums and marimba. It is called The Mercy Stone and they play a mixture of classical, rock, jazz and other styles. He Strives to be an active studio musician. He once took a tour to Shanghai and Bejing, China with a wind ensemble. He wants to travel with his wife to Spain. When he’s not practicing you can often find him watching the Angel game. He climbed to the top of Half Dome in Yosemite in the 5th grade.