Brief Work History:

  • Went to college at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Worked for the musician Prince for about nine years as his Webmaster and then Art Director (Read my article in the Washington Post about it)
  • Worked for Pearl Jam and have designed projects for David Bowie, Steve Miller Band, Gorillaz, Swedish House Mafia and more
  • Spent five years at Microsoft as a UX Designer
  • Here in Los Angeles, I have created microsites as well as countless presentations and event collateral for EBONY Magazine.
  • Recently Art Directed the Up All Nite with Prince Box Set released by Sony and the Prince Estate.
  • As a Production Artist for The Designory, I did creative work for Amazon Music
  • Currently a Creative Consultant for Kenny Smith’s Jet Academy and the amazingly talented Avril Lavigne

Fun Facts About Me:

  • Was born in San Francisco, grew up in Chicago, and am currently living in Los Angeles.
  • Movie trivia EXPERT
  • Have an amazing daughter
  • Love going to TV show tapings and movie screenings
  • An oil painter who loves to paint faces with bright colors
  • Had blue, magenta, and blond dyed hair
  • Enjoy long road trips and have driven all over the country
  • Been to Europe but have not been to Asia or Africa yet
  • Could live on coffee and pizza
  • Used to spend too much time at Disneyland
  • If I had to choose between Dark Side or Light Side, I’d choose the Dark Side because they have cooler outfits.

10 Songs I'm Listening To:

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ALL PRINCE MUSIC - today 1pm-2pm PT - Twitch.tv/samnation3000 - Manic Monday will feature covers of #Prince songs by other artists as well as Prince covering other artists. Be there!

ALL PRINCE MUSIC – today 1pm-2pm PT – Twitch.tv/samnation3000 – Manic Monday will feature covers of #Prince songs by other artists as well as Prince covering other artists. Be there!

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Watching tv with Harmony (there were cats on screen of course) 😻

Watching tv with Harmony (there were cats on screen of course) 😻

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ALL POP, ROCK, FUNK, PUNK aka The Friday Club - Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 - mixing up a genre cocktail just for you!

ALL POP, ROCK, FUNK, PUNK aka The Friday Club – Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 – mixing up a genre cocktail just for you!

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Fresh and clean in quarantine! 👍

Fresh and clean in quarantine! 👍

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ALL DAVID BOWIE today on the Wednesday Wind-Up from 1pm-2pm Pacific at twitch.tv/samnation3000

ALL DAVID BOWIE today on the Wednesday Wind-Up from 1pm-2pm Pacific at twitch.tv/samnation3000

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Another day in paradise

Another day in paradise

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ALL PRINCE MUSIC - Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 - featuring Prince’s NPG Music Club’s September 2001 NPG Ahdio Show. Let’s go!

ALL PRINCE MUSIC – Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 – featuring Prince’s NPG Music Club’s September 2001 NPG Ahdio Show. Let’s go!

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Flashback to visiting the September 11 Memorial and Museum with my daughter

Flashback to visiting the September 11 Memorial and Museum with my daughter

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SAD SONG DAY - Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 - an hour of sad songs because sad songs are beautiful too. Let’s get sad! 💙

SAD SONG DAY – Today at 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 – an hour of sad songs because sad songs are beautiful too. Let’s get sad! 💙

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Living her best life 😻

Living her best life 😻

3 weeks ago
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ALL KATE BUSH - Today, 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 - come in to the sensual world!

ALL KATE BUSH – Today, 1pm-2pm Pacific on twitch.tv/samnation3000 – come in to the sensual world!

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Flashback to working in the concrete jungle

Flashback to working in the concrete jungle

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