Summary: mixed-media artist and graduate student at the University of Colorado at Boulder who was among one of more than 20 American tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on a tour across Southeast Asia to apply for a replacement visa and passport with the U.S. Embassy during a months-long stay near a beachfront resort in southern Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: October 26, 1975
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand