B.A., Duke University
Started Green building company specializing in energy efficient remodeling: sunrooms, screen porches, decks, kitchens and bathrooms. During this time he worked with a Raleigh-based passive solar residential architect and established solar related and residential design skills. Developed techniques to repurpose demolition items typically slated for landfill into building materials for new construction and remodeling. 1986 – Present.
Technician at Stage & Studio Construction Services in Raleigh, NC. Built recording studios and renovated theaters. During this time he honed his high end carpentry and finish skills. 1982 – 86.
Rigger at Screen Gems Studio in Wilmington,NC. 1981.