Education: Attended the School of Visual Arts.
Producer, assistant director, and unit production manager. Walt Disney Television, executive production manager; also worked as a commercial producer.
Assistant director, Back Roads, Warner Bros., 1981.
Associate producer and unit production manager, Newsies (also known as Newsboys), Warner Bros., 1992.
Unit production manager, The Vanishing, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1993.
Unit production manager, Ghost in the Machine (also known as Deadly Terror), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1993.
Coproducer and unit production manager, Airheads, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1994.
Coproducer and unit production manager, Strange Days, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1995.
Coproducer and unit production manager, Mr. Wrong, Buena Vista, 1996.
Coproducer and unit production manager, Bulletproof, Universal, 1996.
Coproducer, Half Baked, Universal, 1998.
Coproducer and unit production manager, The Wedding Singer, New Line Cinema, 1998.
Coproducer, The Waterboy, Buena Vista, 1998.
Coproducer, unit production manager, and second unit director, Head Over Heels, Universal, 2001.
Coproducer, See Spot Run, Warner Bros., 2001.
Coproducer, Joe Dirt (also known as The Adventures of Joe Dirt), Columbia, 2001.
Coproducer, Corky Romano (also known as Corky Romano: "Special" Agent), Buena Vista, 2001.
Coproducer, Frank McKlusky, C.I., Buena Vista, 2002.
Coproducer, Just Married (also known as Voll verheiratet), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2003.
Coproducer, Cheaper by the Dozen, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2003.
Executive producer, Taxi (also known as New York Taxi and Taxi 2004), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004.
Executive producer and second unit director, Yours, Mine and Ours, Paramount, 2005.
Executive producer, The Pink Panther, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2006.
Executive producer, Night at the Museum, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2006.
Television Second Assistant Director; Movies:
Valentine, ABC, 1979.
Portrait of a Stripper, CBS, 1979.
Disaster on the Coastliner, ABC, 1979.
Television First Assistant Director; Movies:
Belle Starr, CBS, 1980.
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn, CBS, 1982.
Maid in America, CBS, 1982.
The Facts of Life Goes to Paris, NBC, 1982.
A Bunny's Tale, ABC, 1985.
The Rape of Richard Beck (also known as Deadly Justice, The Broken Badge, and Violated), ABC, 1985.
Help Wanted: Kids, ABC, 1986.
A Fighting Chance, ABC, 1986.
The Thanksgiving Promise, ABC, 1986.
Crash Course (also kwon as Driving Academy), NBC, 1988.
A Very Brady Christmas, CBS, 1988.
Television Work; Movies:
Production manager, Celebration Family, ABC, 1987.
Producer and unit production manager, To My Daughter, NBC, 1990.
Producer and unit production manager, Day-O (also known as Dayo), NBC, 1992.
Television Work; Specials:
First assistant director, Mr. Boogedy, ABC, 1986.
Television Work; Episodic:
First assistant director, Philip Marlowe, Private Eye, HBO, 1984.
Unit production manager, The Oldest Rookie, CBS, 1987.
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