Originally from Wilmington, DE, now living in Pennsville, NJ.
Graduated from Glassboro State College (Rowan University) with a B.A. in Music Education.
Studied classical guitar with Joe Mayes and also studied voice with James Shaw and Myra Murphy while at Glassboro State College.
Studied jazz guitar with Dennis Sandole and Pat Martino in Philadelphia, PA.
Taught music in the public school system and also taught guitar privately for many years.