Luke was born and raised outside of Kutztown, PA. He studied Woodworking and Metal Casting at The School of Art and Design at Alfred University where he received his BFA in Sculpture. He remained in that area to pursue his interests in Woodworking as a Timber Framer and Furniture maker. In 2013 he began work at Alfred University as Foundry Technician then, later, as Woodshop Technician and Adjunct Instructor of Woodworking.
Luke returned to Berks County to take on the role of Woodshop Technician and Artist Instructor at GoggleWorks in 2018. He primarily creates functional artistic pieces for the home. His work includes Furniture, Woodturning, Wood Carving and Sculpture. These items can be seen at local shops, craft shows and online.