Playing drums for almost 12 years, Chris has grown into more than just a drummer. Growing up into the 80's Classic Metal, and Progressive scene, he has become a very talented drummer. Learning to play on his own, he grew up in a small town in the Northeast Arkansas area called Monette, Ar. Playing from band to band, and learning from his favorite drummer Mike Portnoy, He learned to play different fills and became one of most talented drummers in the area. Chris joined with the group, As Hope Perishes, and after two years of hard work, As Hope Perishes, became the second biggest metal band in Arkansas. As time knew, As Hope Perishes broke up because of members. Once again, Chris has made a come back, with a brand new band called Northwoods! Be sure to check them out for dates of shows and information.