American race car drivers who was simply named 1996 Fairgrounds Speedway Rookie of the entire year. He began race go-karts at age 10. He gained his initial NASCAR Nationwide Series competition on the 1999 DieHard 250 at Milwaukee. He provides two daughters along with his wife Laura, whom he wedded in 2005. He became teammates with JJ Yeley upon becoming a member of Joe Gibbs Race in 2006.