Freelance Creative Director / Copywriter 2014 – Present

Agencies: Razorfish, Edelman, Epsilon, Civilian, Trozzolo, Walton Isaacson, Sponge, Wunderman, Rhea + Kaiser, Mode Project and more

Leo Burnett, Chicago / Associate Creative Director / Copywriter 2012 – 2014

Clients: Special K US & Global, All-Bran Global

Freelance Associate Creative Director / Copywriter 2010 – 2012

Agencies: Leo Burnett, Mcgarrybowen, Burrell, Gyro, TPN, Stern, Hot In The Kitchen

DDB, Chicago / Associate Creative Director / Copywriter 1994 – 2010

Clients: Budweiser, Bud Light, Budweiser Select, State Farm, Sumo Glue, Loctite Power Grab, Correct-It Roller, Corn Refiners Association, Morton Salt, Capital One, McDonald’s, Frito-Lay, Chicago Tribune, Catholic Charities of Chicago, New Business

Bayer, Bess, Vanderwarker, Chicago / Senior Copywriter 1990 – 1994

Clients: Gatorade, Helene Curtis, Boston Chicken, Quaker Pet Foods, The Auditorium Theater

Freelance Copywriter 1989

Agencies: Kirschenbaum & Bond NY, DDB Needham Chicago

Leo Burnett, Chicago 1989

Creative Services Associate, Print Services Intern


Cannes Finalist, Gold, Silver & Bronze Effies, USA Today Super Bowl Ad Meter Top 10 (twice), Chicago International Film Festival Silver Hugo, AWNY Honorable Mention, Adweek Best Spot


The University of Texas at Austin, B.S. Advertising with Honors, Senior Fellows Program for Advanced Study in Communication, 1989
New York University, Summer 1987
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Continuing Studies, 1995-2010 | Certificate in Drawing, 2004
Trapeze School of New York in Chicago, 2010 – Present
Shri K. Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute, Mysore, India, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015


Flying Trapeze, Ashtanga Yoga, Drawing, Scuba Diving

(312) 953-8696 •[email protected] • Chicago, Illinois

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