Side Hustle

Dig Into My Projects

Beyond filmmaking, I’ve enjoyed dreaming up other companies, sites, games, and now books. I think I’m sticking with picture books, but I wanted to highlight a few of my favorites from the last few years as well.

An Unforgettable World

Author

A child’s imagination is only limited by what it can dream. This story helps children look and think about our world that is full of wonders. As you read it with your children, you may start reaching for a backpack and walking stick yourself.

Wrote and illustrated my first picture book

My children loved it

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Finally can call myself an author

Cool Points

Game Designer

Cool Points is a high school popularity game. In this absurdist, high school themed game about the ridiculous quest for social status, you play one of six rivals, each trying to rule the school.

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Debuted at Indiecade as a "Tabletop Select"

Developed a board game

Published an indie game

White Roof Project

Founder & Product Lead

I founded White Roof Project; a nonprofit focused on curbing climate change by painting black rooftops with energy saving reflective white paint in 2010. 

Activated over 1150 volunteers

Coated over 496,000 square feet of roof

Partnered with 175 organizations

Popten Magazine

Founding Editor

The magazine is a home for folks obsessed with quantifying pop culture and reading top ten lists. 

Garners between 40-75K unique visitors per month

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Managed a community of 15 writers

Guest bloggers included journalists from the NY Times and the Hollywood Reporter

An Unforgettable World

Author

A child’s imagination is only limited by what it can dream. This story helps children look and think about our world that is full of wonders. As you read it with your children, you may start reaching for a backpack and walking stick yourself.

Wrote and illustrated my first picture book

My children loved it

l

Finally can call myself an author

Cool Points

Game Designer

Cool Points is a high school popularity game. In this absurdist, high school themed game about the ridiculous quest for social status, you play one of six rivals, each trying to rule the school.

N

Debuted at Indiecade as a "Tabletop Select"

Developed a board game

Published an indie game

White Roof Project

Founder & Product Lead

I founded White Roof Project; a nonprofit focused on curbing climate change by painting black rooftops with energy saving reflective white paint in 2010. 

Activated over 1150 volunteers

Coated over 496,000 square feet of roof

Partnered with 175 organizations

Popten Magazine

Founding Editor

The magazine is a home for folks obsessed with quantifying pop culture and reading top ten lists. 

Garners between 40-75K unique visitors per month

i

Managed a community of 15 writers

Guest bloggers included journalists from the NY Times and the Hollywood Reporter

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