Dale is a veteran of several hundred productions spanning the last 30 years. He is a skilled technician in all aspects of film production and has credits with every major studio, production company, and television network in Hollywood. His career began as a sound recordist and Foley artist before advancing to director and producer. He has produced numerous documentaries and animation shorts. His series on steam locomotives, produced in the 1980’s, is still in distribution. He is the recipient of numerous film awards including a Cine Eagle and a student Emmy. But it is overseeing and coordinating the technical aspects of a film production that is Dale’s true love. His technical knowledge, skill, and leadership make him one of the most sought after production managers in the country. When not on the set, Dale can be found sharing his talents and knowledge with aspiring filmmakers at the prestigious Brooks Institute in Ventura California where he is a member of the faculty.