THOMAS MCCLUSKEY is a screenwriter, filmmaker, and teacher originally from Astoria, Queens, NY. He is a graduate of Regis High School, Fordham University, and U.S.C’s School of Cinematic Arts and is currently completing his Master of Arts in Educational Administration at Cal State, Northridge. With fifteen years of experience teaching filmmaking, he is currently building a Video Production Program at Helen Bernstein High School in Hollywood. He has won numerous awards for his films and screenplays including two Cine Golden Eagle Awards. He is on the Board of Directors of MELA (Media Educators of Los Angeles).