My road in life took a while to figure out.
I changed my major when I changed colleges.
My mentor helped me find work.


Theatrical Sound Designer

I design sound for Broadway shows.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Acting & Theatre
Being Creative

Day to Day

I am now mostly retired but I have a few long running shows. When I was working full time, I spent a lot of time planning for the next show, either in my office or in a theatre of a current show. During technical rehearsals the work days are very long-often from 8 AM until midnight, working with actors, musicians, other designers, directors, choreographers and just about everyone else in the building.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Look for work in theatre and try to contact working designers.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:


The Noise I Shed

From Parents:

"I was the smartest of three boys and my parents thought I should be a lawyer. My music was thought of as a hobby, not a career."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student