Director | Editor | Writer | Teacher 

Adjunct Faculty member at UNC-Chapel Hill's School of Media and Journalism, teaching documentary filmmaking.

Director of The Many Lives of Louis Osteen; There's No Such Thing As Bad Pie; They Came for Shrimp & Grits; Counter Histories: Durham; Generation Job; and Default To Open. Director of Photography for Merge Records: 25 Years in 24 Minutes. Consulting Editor of Kifaru. Writer of as well as various episodes of MTV's "MADE" and "My Life As Liz."

Work has appeared in and on Slate, AFAR Magazine, Pivot.TV, Nonfics.com, UNC-TV, Slant Magazine, Minnesota City Pages, Planet Magazine, and MTV. Clients include Participate Learning, Whole Foods Market, Red Hat, the Southern Foodways Alliance, UNC, Merge Records, and others.  

Semi-coherent opinions on books and basketball on offer at the Fan's Notes podcast.

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