I was born in San Francisco in the 1960's, lived in the Bay Area my entire life, and have always been active in the local arts and technology community
I discovered the electronic tape recorder when I was 5 years old. Thus, began a lifelong interest with all things electronic
I learned TV & production at Channel 8 Pacifica, studied mathematics and practiced filmmaking at San Francisco State University, recorded original soundtracks & music at my private studio, appeared onstage as singer of The Blind Venetians and Table Grapes, drummer in the percussion group, One Incredibly Large Breast, and guitarist of the heavy rock trio, Bludgeon.
I joined a telecom startup when the Internet emerged and became a programmer on the World Wide Web
I went to work at Genentech leading the Gemini team then was recruited to Amgen Global Biomedical Data Sciences
I am a technical consultant to life sciences companies, produce digital media and programming on the web, and play improvisational music at Soup & Bread