Don has been playing guitar since 1972. He took some lessons from a friend in  Russellville, Arkansas. He started playing in local rock and roll bands a couple of years later. Don began writing songs in 1980, and is currently a BMI Music Publisher with Famous Faces Music, with co-founder Greg Lambert from Tampa Fla. Don has been a member of Nashville Songwriters Association since 2010, and a coordinator for the Little Rock Chapter of NSAI since 2015. He has co-writes with Nashville pro Wood Newton, along with several co-writes with local and national songwriters. 
Don began teaching guitar in his own studios in 2008, and is currently an instructor with Guitar Center in Little Rock. He also perfroms locally with Deon Blue along with vocalist Courtney Blacklock , and also as a member of the GTO Acoustic Duo with guitarist/songwriter Chad Garrett.
Don's original songs can be heard at Broadjam.com and Revebrnation.com using these links: