Joined Northern Ballet in 1994.
Freelanced with Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Halle, BBC Scottish, BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, National Symphony Orchestra, English National Orchestra and Opera North.
Invited as Deputy Concert Master of Boise Philharmonic Orchestra, USA during year long sabbatical teaching and playing chamber music within Albertson College. Played in Chamber Music Series in the Stanley and Audrey Burton Theatre.
Born in Lancashire.
Studied at the Royal Northern College of Music.
Studying for M.A. in Social Science and M.Sc in psychology. Plays in a church band.