Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Minister of Word and Song; Founding member of The Emperors, 2022 Inductees, Central Pennsylvania Music Hall of Fame (Hit Song: Karate - covered by Santanna as Everybody's Everything); Founder, Soulville-Jaywalking Records (Producer of The Soulville All-Stars, The Continental 4 and various other artists); Founded Gospel Music Ministries International - Home of The Gospel Connection (Outreach Missionaries) Band, Singers & Praise Team.

Gospel Music Ministries International (GMMI) was founded in 1978 as an Independent, Interdenominational, Christian, Church, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  GMMI's Original Outreach "The GMMI Christian Talent Search Crusade" expanded its outreach to include the GMMI Gospel Connection Radio Outreach that birthed the phrase "The Church Coming To You" GMMI Media's aka Media name eversince.