J.D. has created hair and makeup looks for film, fashion, television and celebrity for the past ten years. His specialties range from ‘real girl’ beauty to special effects. He is the Creative & Founding Director of Run Away With Me Productions, and proud member of Luminous Studios. Bi-costal basing has allowed him to travel from New York to California, working cross-country with ease. Through his career, J.D. has been able to transcend traditional department assignments with Executive Producer, Line Producer, Wardrobe Design, Production Design, Art Director, Copy Editor & Fight Choreographer credits. This has lent him towards an overall understanding of production and allows him to work hitting the ground running. He has contributed to Vogue, Elle, W Magazine and Numero, as well as clients such as Elizabeth Arden, Pandora, Anthropologie and Esteé Lauder, among others.
J.D. received his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Acting.