Alan was born in Texas in 1984, his father worked for Frito Lay which moved them to Plano. He graduated from Plano West Senior High. He would later play ball at Plano West, but his dream of playing professional was taken away when he tore his shoulder in college. While growing up they attended a small church where he got involved in the performing arts division and this is when he found a love for the craft. Read more... his dream to act on a professional level.