Originally from Riverside, California. He is known for holding the record weight on bench press at Temecula Valley High School for the year of 2009. After graduating, he started playing the acoustic guitar and wrote a song named "A Day Without her". He had an older brother,who passed away on September 24th 2008, that went by"Tank"; a former member of the Metal Mulisha. At first sight, people commonly think he is intimidating, but shortly after meeting him they realize he is nice, charming and funny.