Written jokes for Jay Leno, Joan Rivers, and Dennis Miller for the last two decades. Featured on CNN’s Business Unusual, and Showtime’s Comedy on the Road. An award winning, syndicated humor columnist and radio talk show personality. Was a Quarter-Finalist on the Original Star Search with Ed McMahon…lost to a puppet…yes, a puppet..
He’s opened up for Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler, Jeff Foxworthy, and Ron White, and most recently was himself opened up, by a crack team of cardiac surgeons, at the Oregon Heart and Vascular Institute…who, performed an aortic valve replacement, his second, and tossed in a double bypass, his first…so he truly is, Funny at Heart.
As a Certified Laugh Coach, Stress Reduction Specialist, and Professional Comedian since 1985 who has totaled one marriage, two heart valves, and three cars, and turned a million dollar real estate portfolio, amassed by age 52, into, thanks to the recession and a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy filing, a $125,000 real estate portfolio by age 53, I offer time-tested tools for using humor to turn pain into punchlines, losses into laughs, and messes and stresses into successes.