I've reached the executive ranks at global media and iconic brands such as Disney, Mattel, Warner Brothers and American Girl, cultivating like-minded talent bent on bringing their own big screen finishes, often against all odds.
A steward of legendary characters and brand stories, I've also brought to life some popular and memorable original content of my own you may sample here.
Bold and irreverent, my Emmy-winning UCTV series on college life features Oscar-winning alumni Francis Ford Coppola and Alexander Payne (Sideways).
I've developed hundreds of film student shorts, all on shoestring budgets. In this class send-up, "Julie" actually has a date! With a cop! (A date in court, but still).
Shot on location during filming, this vlog and blog, along with DVD extras profiling the stars, cross-drives online traffic to market the film's release. (Property of Mattel).
In an era of rapidly advancing technology, I jettisoned a successful career as a print journalist to start at the bottom of the heap in dramatic storytelling. As I engaged with a growing blog following who cheered my steep uphill climb through the trenches, my new story started to write itself.
Today, as a writer, producer, advocate and educator, my voice resonates across most every platform imaginable and as yet to be imagined.
Intertwining original, licensed and marketing content, a year-long narrative climaxes with a first-time, big screen adventure for our heroine! (Property of Mattel)
Capitalizing on intense social media fandom, this stop motion web series draws 3 million-plus views, a books series, an Amazon special and doll. (Property of Mattel).
Co-producing this unresolved love story offers a textbook lesson on cliffhanger endings—when a possible forthcoming track leaves the fans to wait and wonder...
This audition video introduces a Civil Rights-era character who learns that lifting one powerful voice really can make a difference. (Property of Mattel).