- Studied with Nicholas Zaninovic in New York and John Johns in Nashville.
- Began teaching on Hilton Head Island in 1986. Developed comprehensive program.
- Over 400 students. Several now are working musicians.
- Directed HHHS Guitar Ensemble, wrote numerous arrangements.
- Has led many worship services and VBS with guitar.
- Numerous concert and club appearances.
- Guitarist for many theater productions.
- “The Buddy Holly Story”, summer 2008, Lead Guitar.
- "The Who's Tommy", summer 2010, Guitar I.