I have written 21 screenplays, three novels and four non-fiction books. I previously worked at MCA/Universal and other studios as a consultant and story analyst. I have a Bachelor's degree from Ryerson University and a MFA from UCLA film school.
I also studied under UCLA's Richard Walter, and Danny Simon, Robert McKee, John Truby's Writer's Workshop, Writers' BootCamp, and at the NBC Comedy Writers Workshop.
I live in Northern California with my wife, three children and several pets.
Awards and Recognition
- How to Change a Law • Gold Medal Winner, Readers' Favorite Awards, 2017 • Finalist, 14th Annual American Book Fest, 2017 • Finalist, 11th Annual National Indie Excellence Book Awards, 2017 • Runner-Up, San Francisco Book Festival, 2017