GOALS right now
Seeking projects in the XR / Game Design / Immersive space as a Creative Director with expertise in storytelling, game design, visual art, dev workflow, and interdisciplinary team leadership. Writing “Stoker & Wilde” our literary heroes save the world from Vampires, Rasputin, and hack writers. drama series. Pitching “Man Of The People” Jimmy Breslin vs. Rudy Giuliani in 1990s NYC politics. drama series. Developing “FairyTale VR” an animated VR experience that reimagines classic fairy tales for diverse, multicultural families.
NEWS right now
In Summer 2019, I served on the Jury for the Hip Hop Film Festival 2019, Act Up! Screenwriter’s Showcase at Harlem Film House. In Spring 2019, I was selected as a Finalist for the Sundance Episodic Lab for my original drama series pilot "Man of the People". In May 2019, I completed my first year as an Assistant Professor of Film, Television, and Emerging Media at Ithaca College in the Park School of Communications. In Spring 2019, I was selected for the Center for Faculty Excellence Fellowship, a cross-disciplinary faculty learning community focused on enhancing inclusive teaching and learning in the classroom. In Spring 2019, I served on the Jury of the Silents Roar! Film Festival 2019 hosted by Wharton Studio Museum at Ithaca College.
CULTURE right now
Film and TV - Wild Rose, The Farewell, Fleabag S02 Podcasts - The Daily 202’s Big Idea, Stay Tuned with Preet, Still Processing Music - Kygo, Charlie Parker, The Greatest Showman Soundtrack Reading - Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick, I'll Be Gone in the Dark, The Art of Possibility Playlists for Writing - 1. Crescendo Scores 2. The Calmest Beats… 3. New Best Film Scores
PRODUCTIVITY right now
Apps - Notion, Calendars 5, Omnifocus 3, Downcast Services - Daily Harvest, Headspace, Exist.io Products - Nutribullet Blender, Google Home, MPOW 059 BT Headphones Over Ear