A visionary explorer, on a mission of greater existence.

Photographer, outdoor educator and environmentalist exploring the nature of soul.
Managed a team of photographers on Vail Mountain to capture adventure activities.

Taught photography for the New York Institute of Photography while aboard Royal Caribbean ships.

Led photography tours throughout the Caribbean islands of Haiti, Puerto Rico, Jamaica and St Maarten.

Guided adventure road trips across the United States as a tour leader with Intrepid Travel and Trek America.

Patagonia New York City's staff photographer, content creator and social media manager for three years.

Assisted National Geographic photographer, Steve Winter, on assignment to Sri Lanka to photograph leopards.

Taught English at language schools in Tana Toraja, Indonesia, Cusco, Peru, Chilean Patagonia and NYC.

Photographed efforts in ocean conservation with the Marine Megafauna Foundation in Mozambique.

Photographed The Nature Conservancy's sustainability projects in Wyoming and Mexico.

 Spent a winter on Aspen Mountain as a ski photographer shooting action portraits.

Portrait photographer for dating profile pictures while living in Los Angeles.

Production assistant for fashion photo shoots at Milk Studios New York.

Architectural photographer for remodeling projects in Columbus, Ohio.
Produced global advertisements while at ViTRO agency in San Diego.

Worked at the Whitney Museum in Chelsea as a guide and guest aide.

Rehabilitated forests as an environmental field worker for AmeriCorps.

Made and sold organic sauerkraut at farmer's markets in San Francisco.

Kayak instructor at a summer camp in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Performer at The Metropolitan Opera in Aida for three seasons.

Studied art and culture during  semester abroad in Barcelona.

Graduated from Miami University with a business degree.

Fluent in Spanish and conversant various languages.

Perpetually and infinitely exploring the life-force within us.

wants to do

Create substantial impact with my work,

publish photography of anthropological value,

document religious ceremonies internationally.

launch a sustainable travel company.

execute an interactive art installation,

create an eco-resort and organic farm,

study indigenous and international cultures,

write a book about my coming of age,

launch a human rights campaign,

produce a music festival,

own my own business,

climb every mountain,

enjoy each day,

and share joy with others.


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