Ralph currently lives in Greenville, SC. He is a graduate of East Carolina University, where he received a Bachelor's degree in Music Education.
Ralph marched in the brass section of Carolina Crown from 1991-1993, and served as Drum Major from 1994-1996.
Ralph joined the visual staff of Boston Crusaders in 2000 and was their visual designer in 2005. In 2006 he returned to Carolina Crown, working with the visual team until 2008. He has also served as the visual designer for Teal Sound, the visual caption head for the Blue Stars, and most recently as visual designer for the Colts and the Phantom Regiment.