Acoustical Engineering Society at Purdue
Volunteered at multiple churches as a sound engineer
Volunteered as a church musician
Sound designs for an art installation and dance choreography
Additional Certifications & Experience
Attended SydAudCon Sound Tech. Training
C/C+, Quartus (Concurrent logic for FPGA’s), MAX MSP8, Atmel Microcontrollers
Certified in Dante Level 1
WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?
I didn’t 😊. I was raised as a 3rd culture kid (i.e U.S. State Department kids and military kids). My father was a recruiter in the Air Force and my mother came from an Air Force Family. We moved about every two years of my life on average. However, I consider myself from Pennsburg, Pennsylvania where I had my most informative experiences and went through high-school.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MOVIE AND WHY?
Secondhand Lions, grumpy/witty/old Texas men remind me of my Grandfather.
WHAT WOULD YOUR DREAM VACATION BE?
My dream vacation would be traveling and exploring Europe, parts of the Middle East and the Far East. Sightseeing, history, and food are my go-to entertainment.
WHAT’S SOMETHING PEOPLE WOULDN’T GUESS ABOUT YOU?
I once worked as a mall cop.
I moonlight as a metal vocalist/screamer.
WHAT BOOKS ARE ON YOUR NIGHTSTAND?
A Bible, and a Calvin and Hobbes comic.
WHAT’S THE BEST PLACE YOU HAVE EVER VISITED?
Between my Sophomore and Junior year of college some friends and I road tripped to New Mexico. We stopped on the way at Pike’s Peak near Colorado Springs, it made the trip.
WHO IS THE BEST BAND AND TO SEE LIVE?
Parkway Drive, August Burns Red, David Crowder Band.
IF YOU WERE A SUPERHERO, WHAT WOULD YOUR SUPERPOWER BE AND WHAT WOULD YOU DO WITH IT
Okay, this will be weird. I would be “The Human Knuckle”. And I would be able to crack any knuckle at any time, and I would use it to crack my knuckles to relax.
IF YOU HAD TO WATCH ONE SPORT FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE, WHAT WOULD IT BE AND WHY?
Football! Always played it, always loved it.
WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE FAMOUS FOR?
I am not sure if I want to be famous individually, I want to be known in a famous group or event.
WHAT DO YOU DO TO RELIEVE STRESS?
I get a room to myself with nothing but an acoustic guitar and some speakers.
WHERE IS YOUR FAVORITE PLACE TO EAT?
I have to go with my hometown favorites, Tosco’s Pizza/Grille, Any Philly Dive with a Cheesesteak, Heisei (Sushi), Sharma’s Kitchen (Indian)
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE OUTDOOR ACTIVITY?
Hiking (mainly stints of the AT [Appalachian Trail] so far), Shooting, Sports, enjoying the weather.
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME?
I live for watching documentaries. Any period of time, any area, any event, Ken Burns holds a lot of my favorite relax/spare time.