Greater Cleveland Film Commission
Education: The Ohio State University, bachelor’s degree in marketing
First Job: Telemarketer
Toughest Challenge: Moving across the country to Los Angeles at age 23 with no job
Most Inspiring Person: My grandfather. After his wife tragically passed away at the age of 31, he recommitted himself to his education. He returned to school to finish his undergraduate degree and then completed Case Western Reserve University’s three-year law program in 28 months. Proudest Moment: Getting this position in my hometown and having the opportunity to bring back my experiences in the entertainment industry to a city I love
Most Important Skill: Communication. Open and honest dialogue is key to any relationship. I enjoy meeting and speaking with new people and finding mutually beneficial opportunities.
What I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: Don’t limit yourself in your thinking about what you can do for a career. New opportunities are always coming up.