★Creative Direction & Design Education:
• Award Winning Design "Innovention" for: Toys, Products, Graphics, Video Games, Theme Park & Entertainment Design, Design Education & Cartoon Voice-Overs.
• Designed & Developed over 500 Toys & Products (Multiple Patents), and works with some of the Best Toy & Product companies in the World & Invented the World Famous GRILL WRANGLER BBQ & ZOMBIE Tool.
• Taught Toy, Product, Set & Exhibit & Graphic Design at: Pratt Institute, Columbus College of Art & Design, Ai Hollywood, Otis College of Art & Design, Parsons School of Design, MIT & Adolfo Camarillo High School.
• Wrote numerous articles for Toy & Edu magazines, blogs, and 2 books on Toys, and was President of The Southern California Toy Association.
★Featured Print & TV: Harbor Freight Tools for Schools, SkillsUSA, ACTE, Makerbot, ID Magazine, Playthings, Toy Book, TD Monthly, KidScreen, WSJ, Inventors Digest, The Today Show, HGTV, FOX, ABC, CBS Early Show, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Food Network's Sugar Dome, Everyday Edisons, The Smithsonian, ABC's The Toy Box, Inventions That Changed History (Discovery+), Tonight Show with Jay Leno & various Radio Shows.
“I Play, therefore I am”. (#Designer #Inventor #Teacher #Author #Creator)
★Parents Choice & Family Fun’s Toy of the Year Award - Tonka Road Constructor
★2022 California ACTE CTE Teacher of the Year
★HFTFS Teaching Excellence Award & Judge
★VC Innovates Pathfinder Teacher Award
★ACHS Teacher Ambassador Award
★CCAD Arts Educator Alumni Award
★Toy Industry Association (TIA)