has played bass and guitar in various bands in Southern California and Oregon over the past 30+ years. He started on the upright bass in elementary school & picked up the guitar several years later. He has toured Canada and the Southwestern U.S. He now plays in several Portland/Vancouver bands including the Northwest Sugar Shakers. Over the years he has played gigs and/or shared the stage with Frank Hannon from Tesla, Curtis Salgado, Jefferson Starship, Kansas, America, Classic Rock Allstars (including Fergie Fredericksen of Toto, Denny Laine from Wings, and Randy Meisner from the Eagles), Brad Gillis of Night Ranger, Pink Martini, Patrick Lamb, Johnnie Limbo and the Lugnuts, Tommy Tutone and many others. His clean, funky precision on the Bass keeps NW Sugar Shaker's groove solid and irresistable.