Grew up in the woods of Northern B.C., Canada, in the coastal forests of Haida Gwaii. Hunted, trapped, and worked the woods through his upbringing. Spent 3 years in the Canadian Army at the age of 19, served one tour of duty as a peacekeeper in Bosnia. Retired upon return to Canada, tried to start up mill operation that failed. Moved around the world chasing short term logging contracts. Settled on forest consultant job in Berezino, Chernarus. Avid hunter, trapper, woodsman, survivalist, marksman.