Born in 1987. American alpinist and an industrial rope access specialist. His best-known ascents were done in Patagonia and Alaska. He continues to explore the remote walls of his beloved Kichatna Spires where he climbed new routes on the east and west face of the Citadel and northeast face of Augustin in the unfrequented Trident Glacier region. In Patagonia his best ascents include:new routes D’Artagnan and Von Burgmesiter, 36-hour non-stop ascent of Fitz Roy from El Chalten and West Face of Cerro Torre.