Bachelor of Science with Distinction, Industrial Design Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

Associate of Arts with Honors, Visual Communications Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 


Creative Direction & Design Consulting - Pacific Grove, California
Chief Creative Officer, Principal
2004 - present

IAC - New York, New York
Creative Director / Production Designer, Special Project
October 2007 - January 2009

The Jim Henson Company - New York/Los Angeles
Creative Director
October 1995 -July 2004


Instructor – Advanced Visual Communication, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California
Adjunct Faculty, Fine Arts Department, Monterey Peninsula College
Visiting Educator, Visual Arts Department, Stevenson School, Pebble Beach, CA
Online Instructor – “Drawing for Sculptors,” webinar and online tutorial for artists
Visiting Educator, Sculpting the Figure Workshop Scottsdale Artist’s School , Scottsdale, AZ
Instructor – Advanced Design, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
Director, Richard MacDonald Masters Workshops, Monterey, California
Youth Arts Collective, Monterey, California

Private Workshops: Sculpting the Figure:
Occoquan, VA
Emeryville, CA
Monterey, CA,
Spokane, WA
Tucson, AZ


UCLA / Parsons School of Design, New York  / School of Visual Arts, New York / Art Center College of Design / Boston Museum of Science / Arizona Science Center / Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles / Art Institute of Pittsburgh  / Boys Scouts of America 

Stevenson School, Pebble Beach, CA / Puppetry Guild of Los Angeles