He is a keyboard player who studied music at the University
of Maryland. He became part of
The Beach Boys from 1998 to 2001 and since he left them he has played with America.He has also worked with Leon
Russell, Uma, Geno
Washington & The Ram Jam Band as well as appearing
on tribute albums to Bruce Springsteen and Pink Floyd. He died suddenly on Boxing day
2007 aged just 57.