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  • 24 References 17 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Japanese
  • 36, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Visual effects artist
  • BA from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA
  • From Winchester, MA just outside Boston
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About Me

Originally from Boston, moved to Los Angeles 10 years ago to pursue a dream of working in the film business doing visual effects and animation.

I've just returned from 2 years in San Francisco and excited to start engaging with the Couchsurfing community again!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Hosting when I'm home. Surfing when I travel. Going to events!

My time traveling taught me how important it is to make connections across the boundaries of nations and cultures.


Some notable things: Car and go-kart racing, especially F1. Technology, art, philosophy, politics. Stupid jokes. Cat GIFs.

  • cats
  • arts
  • politics
  • technology
  • traveling
  • surfing
  • animation
  • business

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Indie rock, EDM. Drunk Journey karaoke.

Movies: Anything unpretentious. Hazard of the business.

Books: Science fiction. Bad mysteries they sell at the airport.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Backpacked solo through the Middle East for 3 months. (Honorable mention: worked on the hulk in Avengers 2.)

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Australia, Canada, Egypt, England, France, Greece, India, Iran, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Mexico, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Japan, United States

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