American Film Institute Conservatory
BFA, Dramatic Writing and Cinema Studies
Tisch School of the Arts, New York University
Adam is the Co-Creator (with Kevin Abrams) and Executive Producer of THE PINKERTONS, an hour-long drama series on Netflix. The series is an action-adventure crime procedural set in a young and wild America. It draws from the real cases of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency founder Allan Pinkerton, his son, William, and America's first female detective, Kate Warne, as they solve crimes throughout the "Wild West" of the 1860s.
Adam has co-developed film and television projects for Dark Horse Entertainment, Spyglass Entertainment, Red Wagon Entertainment, State Street Pictures, Sparkler Entertainment, Relativity Media, FilmNation Entertainment, Silver Pictures, Landscape Entertainment, and LBI Entertainment; as well as video game projects for Ubisoft, Digital Embryo, Codemasters UK, and IBM / Walt Disney World EPCOT Center.
Before beginning his writing career, Adam was a story analyst for Scott Rudin Productions (Sleepy Hollow) and a creative advertising assistant at Dimension Films (SPY KIDS 2, David Twohy's BELOW, Wes Craven Presents: THEY).
Adam is the chair of the Film & Electronic Arts Department Curriculum Committee, as well as the department's representive on the College of the Arts Curriculum Committee. He has been an Honors mentor and currently serves as a project mentor for the CSULB Innovation Challenge. He is the faculty mentor for The Writers' Block, CSULB's ASI screenwriting club.