Alumni in the Arts

Alex WeismanMany NSU University School alumni have gone on to prestigious art schools and successful careers as directors, actors, studio artists, professors and entrepreneurs in a diverse range of art-related disciplines. Whether they use their experiences at NSU University School as the basis for a professional career or an enduring appreciation of the arts, our students develop confidence as they showcase their talents in diverse and exciting ways. Congratulations to the following NSU University School alumni on their accomplishments.

  • Wendy Grasso '01 – Employed with American Broadcasting Company (ABC), previously worked with Music Television (MTV) and the Walt Disney Company
  • Scott Weinger '93 – Writer for TV Show “Privileged”, voice of Aladdin, and Stevie on “Full House”
  • Mandel Ilagan '95 – Writes for HASBRO TV Network, served as the Vice President of Harvard Radcliffe Television, produced and developed game shows including “Whammy”, “Card Sharks”, “Beat the Clock”, and “The Price Is Right”
  • Alex Weisman '06 – Received a Jeff Award for his performance in TimeLine Theatre's The History Boys
  • Michael Maizner '96 – Associate producer of “Explicit Ills”, practices entertainment law in NYC
  • Adam Barron '02 – 640 AM morning show producer and 1470 AM anchor
  • Jason Morey '88 – Senior Director of Ticketing for Live Nation's North America Music Division
  • Randy Gerlick '87 – Owns and operates Dance Theatre
  • Samantha Liebowitz '08 – Studied abroad in Italy and performed in the opera La Rondine
  • Eric Schlosberg '06 – Studying integrated design curriculum at Parsons The New School for Design, works with Nicola Formichetti (the world's leading editorial stylist)
  • Cami Winikoff '80 – President of Sobini Films, an independent development and production company based in LA
  • Olivia Young '04 – Studied culinary arts at the French Culinary Institute, edits the Annual Cookbook for Food & Wine Magazine, created a blog at chefolivia.com
  • Ashley Yarchin '99 – Graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, General Assignment Reporter with KSDK News Channel 5 in Saint Louis
  • Alan Foreman '96 – Graduated from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) with a degree in film, animation, and video, animator with Soup2Nuts Productions, composed several commercials, television series, web shorts, and features
  • Lindsay Dreyer '02 – Appeared on “Ugly Betty”, “Gossip Girls”, and “Miami Vice”, editor for Dance.com
  • Danny Ghitis '01 – Photojournalist
  • Michael Veercamp '78 – Lighting Specialist for various television shows, films, live theatrical events, and themed projects in California
  • Seth Cosentino Gabel '99 – Guest-starred on episodes of “Sex and the City”, “The Lyon's Den”, “The Closer”, and “CSI”, recurring role on “Nip/Tuck”, “The Da Vinci Code”, and “Dirty Sexy Money”
  • Josh Gad '99 – Actor with recurring roles on “Numb3rs”, “Back to You”, “The Rocker”, “21”, and “The Daily Show”, writer and producer
  • Pamela Love '00 – Jewelry designer
  • Shawn Snyder '99 – Folk/Rock singer and guitarist
  • Landon Knoblock '00 – Pianist and composer
  • Matthew Gutheit '02 – Writer and producer for Headline News on CNN in Atlanta