I am a singer, songwriter, and musician, who began playing professionally at age 11, playing pipe organ. For the past 12 years, I have released my original music as MP3s on the Internet. I recently released my first full-length album, "Eclectic." In 2004, I placed runner-up in the Song of the Year Contest, had a Top 10 Hit on Broadjam.com's New Wave charts, and performed at the One World Festival in St. Cloud, MN. In 2005, I was showcased at Earth Mother Mind Jam in Tempe, AZ, the Putt Putt Pub Crawl in St. Louis, MO, and the Millennium Music Conference in Harrisburg, PA. In May 2006, I won honorable mention in the R&B/Hip-Hop category of the Song of the Year Contest.
I earned a Music/Business Administration degree from Millikin University, a certification in audio engineering from the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences, and an MBA in e-Business from the University of Phoenix. I am the Chicago coordinator for Songsalive!, an international songwriting organization. I have worked widely in the music industry, including Epitaph Records, BMG Entertainment, Clear Channel Radio, Razormaid.com, and Rhino Staging. I have done songwriting, marketing, and image consultation for many record labels and individual artists. I wrote columns for GoGirlsMusic.com and LooseyLucy's Headquarters and opened for Marky Ramone & the Speed Kings, D.I., and Val Emmich. I currently teach piano and perform classical and pop. I am a singer, songwriter, and musician, who began playing professionally at age 11, playing pipe organ. For the past 12 years, I have released my... more
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- Current Gig: musician
- Current Project: Working on an album of instrumentals.
- Organizations: ASCAP, Songsalive!
- Favorite Bands: The Pixies, The Ramones, They Might Be Giants
- Favorite TV Shows: Bleach, CSI Miami, Criminal Minds, Bizarre Foods, Boondocks
- Celebrity Crush: Matthew Gray Gubler