A professional Creative Practitioner with over 20+ years of experience in film, tv and theatre from LA to NY, Brazil and London. I'm in my best creative zone when I play, write and shoot strong female characters who are flawed, but resilient and want to change the world - despite getting in their own way.
Oh, and I have a wicked sense of humor despite being a serious Capricorn...
Leadership/Creative Consultant. Author. Speaker. Digital Nomad. Filmmaker. Actor.
With an extremely diverse entertainment and media background, I have extensive professional training and experience in Acting, Film Production, social media enterprise and music.
Actively involved in the arts and entertainment industry as an accomplished Actor, Writer, Director, Producer, and Filmmaker. As a Creative Consultant through my company BNDmand, I have traveled around the globe training and leading professional development workshops to over 1000+ students.
Born and raised in Oklahoma, I hold a Masters of Fine Arts in Acting from the prestigious California Institute of the Arts and a Bachelor of the Arts in Journalism and Public Relations from the University of Oklahoma. My PhD is in Film and Media Studies from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England.
Actively involved in the education and arts communities, I also spend a significant amount of time mentoring fellow artists by giving time and expertise to organizations that support arts for social change.
An active member of SAG-AFTRA, EQUITY, WFTV
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Author "Confessions of a Working Actor