An award-winning independent filmmaker hailing from Oakland, Ca. His unique voice is telling the stories of struggling characters in a compelling and, at times, humorous way, whether it's a documentary or fictional subject. These complex characters are always the center of his stories; their lives, problems, and their development are the basis for the human conflicts he is interested in examining. His short films have screened at festivals across the US. Additionally, he has extensive experience in directing for television (Discovery, Science Channel, ID), music videos, and feature films.