grew up in Mississippi, is a graduate of Idyllwild Arts Academy in southern California, and holds a BFA in dance from NYU/Tisch School of the Arts. He was a member of the Trisha Brown Dance Company from 2003-2007, and rejoined the company in late 2010, participating in the creation of several original works. He received a 2004 Princess Grace Fellowship for his work with the company. From 2007-2009, he was a member of Ballet Preljocaj in Aix-en-Provence, France. From 2009-2010, he worked with the John Jasperse Company on the production “Truth, Revised Histories, Wishful Thinking, and Flat Out Lies.” His own work has been shown at Dixon Place, The Kitchen (Dance and Process), DNA’s LateNite series and the Movement Research Festival (2004 & 2012).