Graduated with Music Ed degree Berklee College of Music in 2001. Owner of Earth Music School in Ambler, PA founded in 2006 teaching guitar, piano, bass and mandolin lessons. Performed as lead guitar and vocalist of bluegrass groups Painted Blue(2005-2013) and The Boiled Owls (2014-2019). Currently performs with folk duo Bogey and the Tortoise and also solo. Released solo original EP, Tim Dodson: The Wondering Wanderer in March 2023. Performed with Rusted Root, Sam Bush and Sara Watkins.