London, Ontario, Canada
1 summer on the grounds crew @ the Byron Sports Complex
5+ years as a “lifty” @ the LSC (London Ski Club)
Graduated both Oakridge and Saunders Secondary School on the same day. Proud C+ student.
1 summer on the line @ Thorndale Roof Truss Factory (later burned to the ground)
4 months of ‘on the road’ education and experience living in a motor-home with 3 peers, traveling all over North America
4 years (off n’ on) Painting residential and commercial
4 seasons (off n’ on) doing everything under the sun @ Flanscape Outdoor Services
6 months making specialty windows on the graveyard shift @ Gentek Building Products window factory
1 year as a carpenter @ Possum Hollow Woodworks
1 self-represented victory in court. All charges dropped
Vancouver, BC, Canada
1 year as the graveyard manager @ Calhoun’s Cafe
Graduated Columbia Academy with a degree in Independent Film Production
2+ years as a filmmaker and founder of LTD Producions
1 independent documentary produced, directed & edited
Alaska, USA and Mexico
4 months as an art dealer on Holland America and then Carnival cruise ships, selling high-end art.
1 month as road manager and videographer for Canadian mid-level band Dearest on the Soundrenaline Festival tour
2 years as an English Teacher @ Niramon Chumphon School, South Thailand
20 days on a Royal Enfield in the state of Himachal Pradesh, working on survival tactics and consciousness expansion.
5 months as a janitor against apartheid in Alice Springs, Northern Territory.
6 months as the Josh of all trades at Warlukurlangu Aboriginal Artists Association in the remote Indigenous community of Yuendumu.