Keyboardist for the 1970s hard rock-band Grand Funk Railroad. He also performed key pad for Bob Seger’s Metallic Bullet Music group. He became a member of Grand Funk in 1973. He was in charge of Grand Funk Railroad’s #1# 1 strike track “We’re an American Music group.” He and some Grand Funk users, including Mel Schacher, created Flint after departing in 1977. He was raised in Flint, Michigan. He and Don Brewer had been both users of Grand Funk Railroad frequently collaborating on composing songs together.