Originally from Orlando, I enlisted in the US Air Force as a Rescue Firefighter and have traveled to over 57 countries. I have lived in California, Germany, Washington DC, and North Florida, before returning back to my home in Central Florida.
I have been a Senior Graphic Designer for the Central Intelligence Agency, a Creative Director for the National Reconnaissance Office, and a freelance Creative Director for numerous design agencies in the Washington DC and Central Florida areas.
With 25 years of industry experience I now teach Graphic Design and Photography at Full Sail University where I am a Department Chair. My client list includes; The Walt Disney Company, ESPN Outdoors, Avatar Holdings, Universal Studios Orlando, and other local area theme parks.
M.F.A. – Media Design, Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida
B.F.A. – Illustration, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
Certificate – Hospitality & Tourism Management, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida