He was born on a naval vessel headed for Portsmouth, Virginia. From the age of 5 thru 13, he was raised by his grandparents in a small town of Chesapeake, Virginia.

His teenage years were spent in Concord, California. There he met an art teacher, Mr. Enemark that further mentored him into adulthood.

As a young adult he served our country in both Navy & Army military operations. His SARS specialties lay within the medical, tactical, and professional fields.

Now as a disabled veteran, he currently resides in Meadow Lakes, Alaska where he enjoys a multitude of creative outlets. All of which include painting, sculpting, sewing, cooking, and both computer & automotive mechanics.