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Since 2014: PLG, Brooklyn, NY / Central Long Island
Late 90's: Wilmington, NC
Mid 90's: Boulder, CO
Early 90's: Indialantic, FL
Born/Raised: Central Long Island, NY


2012: Student of Allied Health Sciences - SUNY Farmingdale, NY
1998: Student of Fine Arts - SUNY Stony Brook, NY
1997: Bachelor of Arts, Communications w/concentration in Geology - University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
1996: Student of Photography - Boulder Center for Photography, Boulder, CO
1993: Student of Fine Arts - Suffolk Community College, Selden, NY
1992: Student of Business & Finance - Brevard Community College, Melbourne, FL


Since 2012: HMU/Wardrobe/Production Rig Commando - FORBES, MTK/NYC/MIA
2007-2012: Freelance Design, Photo, & Marketing Consultant, NY/WORLDWIDE
2000-2006: Sr. Creative Developer - INVISION, Commack, NY
1998-2000: Brand Support Specialist - GRAFFITI, Commack, NY
1996-1998: Sales, Marketing, Buyer - MND Action Sports/Newskool, Sayville, NY

Special Skills/ Remarkable Events/ Unique Experience(s):

Running paparazzi interference
Driving small vehicles fast & well especilly in adverse weather (Formula 3 & alcohol kart class track experience)
Operating large vehicles safely through tight city roads (experience up to 39ft long, 13ft tall)
Almost 30 years of offroad driving experience
People saved while surfing (3 Saves, 3 Assists [New York & Morocco])
Can pilot a small sailboat
Small powerboat operation up to 30ft
Can tread water for over 2hrs in temps below 40 degrees F (5mm wetsuit & fins)


2020: First Aid / CPR / AED Certified - National Saftey Council, Itasca, IL
2013: Jury Panel Member - SMASH Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2010: Screening Panel Judge - New York Surf Film Festival, Tribecca, NYC
2010: Photographer - Waves Unlimited Luxury Charters, Agadir, Morocco
2010: Photographer & Surfing Instructor - Waves Unlimited Luxury Charters, Indonesia & Morocco
2010: First Aid Certified - American Red Cross, Mineola, NY
2009: Member - Surfrider Foundation, Central Long Island Chapter
2008: Sr. Photographer - N'EAST Magazine, Portland, ME
2008: Photographer - Billabong Surf Camps, Gilgo Beach, NY
2008: Member - Canon Professional Services, USA
2007: CPR Certified - American Red Cross, Mineola, NY
2006: Photographer & Surfing Instructor - Billabong Surf Camps, Gilgo Beach, NY
1993: College Radio DJ - KUCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

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