Graduated from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA, with Honors, in 1995. Majored in Photography. A veteran of the photo-finishing business for 15 years. While living in Maui, HI, was a professional sailboarder. Currently working at Blue Sky Animation as a Surfacing Artist. Also teaches at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood, CA. Has 2 children: Calafia , and Ocean.