Signed exclusive two-year deal with Columbia TriStar Television
Served as senior producer on the short-lived ABC musical cop show "Cop Rock"
Served as co-executive producer and wrote for the ABC dramatic series "Home Free"
Created and co-executive produced "The Class of '96" for Fox; also wrote and directed pilot
Co-created and executive produced the CBS drama series "Michael Hayes"
Raised in New Jersey
Went to Colgate College; first in his family to go to college
Co-produced "Beverly Hills Buntz," a spinoff from "Hill Street Blues" starring Dennis Franz
Taught English at Columbia University
Co-executive produced the final two seasons of CBS-TV's "Knots Landing"