With a diverse background in entertainment, education and social activism, Sean manages, produces and directs socially conscious business development programs and transformational live events. Recent clients and projects include Playing For Change Foundation, EarthDay SF, Celerity Global Development, Krsihna Das, Deva Premal, UN Rio+ 20 Summit Brazil, Earthdance Global, Bhakti Fest, The Optimist Magazine, The Green Festivals and The World Council Of Elders. Sean also served as Business Development & Program Director for Harmony Festival, Inc. producers of the nationally renowned Harmony Festival in Santa Rosa, California (2003-2011). Prior to that Sean was Development Director for Saybrook University (2002-2003) and President of Pangea Music International (1994-2002), a globally distributed record label, event production and talent management company.
With over 25 years of experience in both the corporate and non-profit fields Sean’s project management credits include international concert performances, speaking engagements, multimedia projects and fundraisers featuring such cultural luminaries as; HH The Dalai Lama, Damian Marley, Lauryn Hill, Michael Franti, The Flaming Lips, Lonely Planet Publications, Ariana Huffington, Amy Goodman, Michael Murphy, Daryl Hannah, Shiva Rea, and members of The Rolling Stones, The Police, Cream, Black Sabbath, The Animals, The Frank Zappa Band, Gun’s N Roses and Supertramp.
Sean is also an in demand professional speaker, emcee and creative consultant for events and organizations such as The International Music & Film Festival Conference (Austin), The Global Sound Conference (Los Angeles), Leaders Causing Leaders (Los Angeles), The Oregon Country Faire (Oregon), The Burning Man Festival (Nevada) and The Global Summit (San Francisco).
Always exploring, Sean is a seasoned global traveler to over 55 countries around the globe (and counting), and a travel journalist. He graduated from UCLA with a degree in International Relations and is a former professional basketball player, teacher, published writer and on air radio host. Raised in the sun and sands of Corona Del Mar in Orange County California, Sean currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area in the idyllic town of Fairfax in Marin County.