Served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1991 to 1995, where he had his satirical cartoons regularly published in two USCG magazines.
Founded the improv comedy troupe DCUP (District of Columbia Unscripted Players).
Was one of the winners of a national audition for PAX's World Cup Comedy. He performed a live show with World Cup Comedy the same weekend the show was canceled.
Is the Cosmic Encounter World Champion.
Author of the book "Short Form Improv".
Brother of Mike Reda.