Graduated Wellsboro Area High School in 1996. From there, attended Mississippi State University for 2 years. Started working as the Assistant Golf Professional at Tyoga Country Club in the Spring of 1998. Moved to Naples, Florida in the fall of 1998 where he got a 3rd Assistants job at Imperial Golf Club. In the fall of 1999, moved to 2nd Assistant at Hole-In-The-Wall Golf Club in Naples. In the Spring of 2001, took the Head Golf Professional position at Tyoga Country Club in Wellsboro, Pa. In 2005, moved from Wellsboro, Pa to Lebanon, Pa and took the Head Golf Professional job at Pine Meadows Golf Complex.