Innovative ideas + Practical experience = Sound Solutions


Developing DWELL-Being, a Community Resilience Plan, Volunteering with Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy, Organizing Fellow with Washington Conservation Voters to elect Don Orange to the Port of Vancouver commission, founding Board Member with Caspar Community.


Proprietor of Plumb, asset management for legacy music publishing and recording catalogs; previously CEO of StringBender, a guitar accessory company, licensing patents, manufacturing and selling products.


Recording artist “building community through music” performing solo or with The Fare-Thee-Wells, formerly with Parsons Green.

My Kingdom For A Car

It’s been almost 50 years since Phil Ochs wrote, “I went far but it’s a time for walking, Look how far we’ve come, look how far.
A car, a car, my kingdom for a car…”

DWELL Being, Vancouver

Bringing together knowledgeable professionals to help homeowners build Auxiliary Dwelling Units (ADUs) accelerates the creation of new housing and makes Vancouver and Clark County a better place to live for all.

Home Is Where… Summer 2004

House Concert in Home, Washington in 2004 It turned out that the house concert I thought was in Lakebay, Washington was actually in a nearby town called Home. There is something deeply comforting about the cosmic twist that would have me going...