Based in South Africa, I have over thirty years' experience in the communications industry in the fields of consulting, lecturing, journalism and screenwriting. I hold a Masters Degree in General Linguistics and am grounded in the cultures and languages of Africa.
My passion is screenwriting. This year (2016) I have achieved an international award and listing, namely Best Script Award at the Socially Relevant Film Festival, New York for my feature film script 'A Mother's Legacy' and a semi-finals listing for my Sitcom Pilot 'Harry's Harvest'. Other produced works have previously achieved a national TV Gold Award and a TV Silver Award for an 8-part series.
Unique traits: Majored in Anthropology and studied 6 of South Africa's national languages.
A New War in Africa - AIDS
Television by Boardwalk Productions Researcher, writer
Basic Health Education
Television by Boardwalk Productions Writer Series of 8 episodes used for training
Best Script Award - Socially Relevant Film Festival, New York
Spec Spectacular TV Contest(USA) Semi-finalist
Writers' Guild of South Africa finalist - TV Drama
South Africa TV Award - Gold
South African Avanti Award Finalist
South African TV Award - Silver
University of Stellenbosch
University of South Africa