1988 Graduated Wauwatosa East High School
1995 Graduated from UW-Milwaukee - Bachelor of Science, Learning Disabilities (k-12 cert.) 2000- 2018
Drum Instructor at Brass Bell Music.
2003- current Drum Instructor at Family Music.
2005- 2017 Wisconsin Conservatory of Music Instructor
Performed, recorded and toured with;
5 Card Studs, Jim Liban Blues Combo, Willy Porter, Greg Koch, Jon Paris, Happenstance, The Blues Disciples, Reverend Raven and the Chain Smoking Altar Boys, Billy Flynn, Steve Cohen, Ian Spanic, Chief, Sammy Llanas (Bodeans), John Brim, "Snaker" Dave Ray, Hubert Sumlin, George Thorogood, Hudson, David Todoran, Peggy James, Tom Green, Jamie Breiwick, Wade Fernandez.
With over 25 years of teaching experience and 30 years of professional performance I feel comfortable teaching many different styles of drumming. I can accommodate varying ages of students and individualize teaching goals suited to their strengths utilizing my college background.