B.M., Berklee College of Music
- Degrees in Performance; Contemporary Writing & Production
Mike Mangini, Dave DiCenso, Terri Lynn Carrington, Francisco Mela, John Ramsay, Ralph Peterson, Michael Farquharson, Bill Elliot, Andrew List, and Jerry Gates.
Advanced studies in the following areas:
drum set technique & musicianship, composition, arranging, scoring to visuals, music preparation, and music production.