- Attended The Theatre School at DePaul University at the same time as Gillian Anderson; the pair performed together in Scenes From American Life while both at school.
- Appeared in a Steppenwolf Theatre production of A View From the Bridge shortly after graduating from DePaul.
- Was a vocal coach on Backdraft.
- Wrote and produced the film Bloodworth (2011).
- Appears in the 2012 music video for Miranda Lambert's "Fastest Girl in Town."
- Plays the guitar in a bluegrass band called Sacred Cowboy.