Born in Madison, Wisconsin, where my father was as a young university professor. Moved to the East Coast less than two years later. Studied abroad, lived with a family, studied bias in newspapers, went surfing. Worked as a staff reporter, radio broadcaster and student writer / producer for the University of Delaware’s professional video production center. Received a B.A. in Communications / Journalism / Political Science. Moved west after winning an award. Freelanced as a TV broadcast editor and cameraman and worked abroad. Worked at a Webby award wining start-up, saw some big waves, made two documentaries, worked at networks and commercial post houses as a visual effects artist. Developed several green projects, worked abroad in Africa, met a lot of amazing people working for change.