Born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. Completed his Bachelor of Science from U of A, Specializing in Animal Physiology. Went on to attend medical school at U of A, winning the 2014 S.S. Spanner Prize in Psychiatry. Now completing his Residency in Psychiatry at the U of A this year. Also currently pursuing a Masters in Health Science Education, with a special interest in the application of technology and informatics to improve medical education delivery.