Competitor within the American edition of the strike reality performing series The X Element who have finished in 9th place. His enthusiasm for music was obvious young. He trained himself to try out chords and scales within the piano when he was simply 4 years of age. He’s a 2008 graduate of Cotter SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, where he was involved with choir, band, display choir, jazz music group, and musicals. He graduated having a level in Communications through the College or university of Minnesota. He was created in Winona, Minnesota to retired Lewiston Altura music group instructor Gene Olstad and Winona region Catholic universities music instructor Julie Olstad. He was judged by Kelly Rowland, Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, and Paulina Rubio within the X Factor.