Born and raised in Santa Barbara, played high school water polo at dos pueblos from 2000-2004 and played for Santa Barbara Water Polo club throughout high school career. Continued to play water polo at UC Davis from 2004-2008 where we set single season school records in wins and longest win streak in the 2007-08 season.
After graduating, started assistant coaching for dos pueblos in 2011 and shortly after that became the assistant coach for the 16u boys. Assistant coach for the 16u team for 3 years and was also an assistant for the 10u team for 2 years. 2014-15 stated first season as volunteer assistant coach for UCSB men’s water polo team. Named 18u head coach in 2014 and entering second season as head coach of 18u boys club in Santa Barbara.