Writing is my Pulse. 
- Recently wrote WAVE_HEAD, an absurdist play of an obsessive homebody who is dying (literally) to connect with an elusive social media influencer.

- Readings of WAVE_HEAD have been at Circle X Theater, LAByrinth's 2020 Summer Intensive under the mentorship of Brett C. Leonard and LAB's 2021 Barn Series Readings.

- Wrote seven episodes of Joe Pal & Eggs, a web-series about my early 30's. 

- Wrote one-acts Be True To Your School, Bits, McCormacks and W, produced by At Hand Theater Company, Strangedog Theater Company and Montclair State. 

- Wrote Cyber Crush Sundays, a collection of poems, performed at Red Eye Cafe and Creativity Caravan, in Montclair, NJ in 2018.

- Co-wrote Night Shift with LAByrinth Theater Company, the story of medical factory workers in Indiana in 2020.

- Lead songwriter for both Thing-One and PAUL.

- May of 2021, the 24 Hour Plays produced an original monologue I wrote called Hock Of Flesh starring Sarah Nina Hayon.

- Dramatists Guild Member

- Script Coverage for Diane Ruggiero

 

Music Making keeps me busy.

- Started an indie rock band called Thing-One with my oldest chap in the early 00's.

- Airplay on WFUV, WOXY, WSOU, WERW, WITR...

- Have played alongside Ra Ra Riot, Gin Blossoms, Jukebox The Ghost, Matisyahu.

- Venues such as Bowery Ballroom, Mercury Lounge, Wellmont Theater, Pianos and NJPAC

- Ramapo College, Penn State, Syracuse University, McNesse State, Kansas U, Montclair State, Binghamton 

I have a new music project called PAUL. First single drops Fall 2021.

 

Acting has always been in the room. 

- Won Best Supporting Actor for Brighton Beach Memoirs, at Delray Beach Regional Playhouse.

- American College Theatre Festival Finalist

- Won Best Actor in 2013 and 2015 for NYC's 48 Hour Film Project for two shorts I wrote and directed. (Burn A Friend, Spinach Quesadilla). 

- LAByrinth Theater Company Member

- Nuyorican Poetry Slam Finalist 

- AEA Member

Education made me a better dude. 

- BFA in Acting Montclair State University

- MA in Mental Health Counseling Montclair State University

- With Honors both Undergrad/Grad

- Worked in education for fifteen years

- Seven as a School Counselor in Paterson, NJ

- Trained in Conflict Resolution, Peer Mediation and Crisis Counseling

- Counselor of The Month Paterson Charter Science Tech Highschool