Professional Training (actor) - Stanislavsky School of the Moscow Art Theatre: Alla Petrovskaya, Mikhail Lobanov, Alexander Marine, Oleg Tabakov, & Andrei Droznin; Van Mar Academy (Hollywood); Studio 90 (Tarzana) - David Gruner & Donna Hauser; Allen Fawcett Soundstage (Burbank); Acting Coach Francis Welter (Sherman Oaks); Extensive training with instructors of the American Repertory Theatre (Cambridge): Tom Derrah, Nancy Houfek, Marcus Stern, Bronia Wheeler, and Scott Zigler.
Professional Training (Dancer): The Edge (Hollywood); Debbie Reynolds Studios (North Hollywood); Moro Landis Millenium Studios (North Hollywood); South Bay Center of the Performing Arts (South Bay). Former dancer signed with Julie McDonald of Kazarian/Spencer and Associates.
Modelling/Men's Pageant Titles Won (complete list sent upon request): Mr. Earth; Mr. America Tourism-World; Mr. Model of the World USA; Mr. USA-International; Mr. California Gold Coast; Mr. Tourism World's Best Personality; Mr. Model of the World's Best Face; GC California's Overall Model of the Year; California State Highpoint Winner; Mr. Asia-USA, 1st Runner-up to Mr. International, 1st Runner-up to Mr. Asia Universe.
Theatrical Awards: Virgo Award (Best Actor - Theatre), ACTAA Award (Best Actor - Theatre), IMTA Award (Best Male - Commercial), Reflections Finest Award, 3-Time CSUDH Departmental Award winner, acting
Education: Harvard University (MA), California State University (MA, BA), UCLA (BA), El Camino College (AA, AS, CSC)