He received his B.F.A. in Theater from Loyola Marymount University and his M.F.A. in Acting from UCLA. He is the vice president of Performing Arts Workshops and the National Enrichment Teachers Association, providing arts-based after school and summer camp programming for children, as well as providing training and certification for teachers who work in this field. He has appeared in television and films and is an active member of the Los Angeles theater community.