Werner is a native of Houston, Texas. His earliest stage was the "church house" as a young boy, following the lead of his grandfather, who loved to sing gospel music. Throughout his years of schooling, Werner participated in numerous school choirs, ensembles, musicals, talent shows and sang at many weddings throughout Houston and surrounding areas. He trained under the the direction of C. Lee Turner at Prairie View A&M University, and Dr. Sydney Berger at The University of Houston, and has been influenced by a number of singers, musicians, and actors. More recently Werner has been seen performing at The Ensemble Theatre of Houston, various public and private events throughout Houston and Louisiana. Some of his favorite artists/actors include: Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Donny Hathaway, Steely Dan, Morgan Freeman and Daniel Day-Lewis.