Jeff has a Bachelor of Music degree in both Organ Performance with a minor in Vocal Performance. He has been actively ringing or conducting handbells since 1973. Since graduation, besides playing organ, he has conducted several local community choral organizations and is currently the Artistic Director of the "Rocky Mountain Ringers", which he co-founded in 1995. He makes his living as a self-employed computer software designer. In his spare time he loves to cruise, soak in hot springs, take the weekends off at a bed and breakfast, spend time with his partner and get together with close friends.