Born March 5th 1985 on an Air Force base in Homestead Florida. He was raised in Duluth Minnesota and graduated from Duluth Central High School. He later attended the Art Institute International in Minneapolis Minnesota where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree for Visual Effects and Motion Graphics. He moved out to Los Angeles California where he began his career in Visual Effects. Mainly working as a freelance compositor, he worked for a number of studios and on big name projects. In 2011 he started a visual effects boutique with his business partner and began VFX supervising and producing on independent features. He currently still does freelance compositing and continues to work for his company, "Rude Cock Producitons."