NOAH STERN is a native of Chicago, an independent screenwriter / director, and a filmmaking professor. Noah's credits include the Grammy Award-winning RhythmNatibn video for Janet Jackson and the Sundance selection The Invisibles starring Portia Di Rossi. As a producer, his credits include television and film projects with Michael Bay, Warner Bros., Universal Pictures, and MTV. Noah has worked in motion picture development with directors James Cameron, Kimberly Peirce, and Alexander Payne. He began his teaching career at UCLA and served on the writing faculty at the USC's School of Cinematic Arts for six years. He created a screenwriting sequence and served as the film studies advisor at The George Washington University for another six-year stint, and was the inaugural HBO Artist-in-Residence at Northeastern University in Boston. He currently teaches in the MFA writing program at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco. Noah's dream is to serve as the new narrative designer for the Delos Corporation. Noah lives and overpays for basic consumer goods in Silicon Valley.