about

(I’m the one on the right.)

Greetings! I write  for stage, screen, & TV.  

Welcome to my world! 

C.V. / BIO / PHOTOS / FULL PRESS KIT

 

* 3-time Daytime Emmy winner, Children’s TV Writing for Sesame Street (2013, 2014, 2015); Emmy nominated for The Fairly OddParents (2009)

* Writer for (among other shows): Sesame Street, Doc McStuffins, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, The Fairly OddParents,  Bubble Guppies, Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man, Marvel’s Avengers Assemble, and Transformers: RescueBots

*  I’m a Thesis Professor in the Visual Narrative MFA Program at the School of Visual Arts, NYC (2014 – present… / Co-teacher with Jonathon Rosen); I also taught an Animation Writing Masterclass at NYU’s Tisch Dept. of Dramatic Writing, fall 2013.

I run classes and workshops on writing & creativity, and offer 1-on-1 coaching, support and script consultations. Please email me for info.

* My plays have been performed in NYC and across the U.S.  I was named one of “50 Playwrights to Watch” in The Dramatist magazine, July ’07

* Fellowships: Nickelodeon Writing Fellowship; Dramatists Guild Fellowship

* Two-time recipient of the “Best Full-Length Play in the Northeast” award from the Kennedy Center/American College Theater Festival; three-time winner of Hunter College’s Irv Zarkower Award for Promising Plays

* BA from Boston College; MFA in Dramatic Writing from the Tisch School of the Arts, NYU.

* Founding member of the theater company En Avant Playwrights…

* …and its puppet-and-object-theater offshoot, Cardium Mechanicum (www.cardium.org).  Learn more about the puppetry part of my life on my PUPPET PAGE.

* Proud member of the Dramatists Guild, the WGA, WGC (Canada) & the Animation Guild

* Represented by The Maggie Roiphe Agency (Agent) and the Gotham Group (Management)

Please feel free to peruse some of my writing via the WRITING page. And thank you for stopping by!!!