Justin is an actor, singer, arts administrator and a 2018 graduate of the MFA Acting program at Columbia University. He attended the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse where he earned a B.A. in Musical Theatre Performance and Arts Administration, after which he went on to work as the Administrative & Artist Relations Coordinator for the Boulder International Fringe Festival and as Production Manager for Ami Dayan's Maya Productions theater company. Justin has performed professionally in New York, the Twin Cities and Denver, and he is also a founding member of Squeaky Wheelz Productions, an ensemble-based production company located in New York. The company's first original production Someone Dies at the End premiered at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Since, SWP has expanded its programming to co-produce the second season of the web series The New Neighborhood and continues to develop, preview and premier original works for both the stage and screen.
Justin made his Off-Broadway debut in March 2018 as Casca in Julius Caesar at Classic Stage Company, and makes his company debut with the Minnesota Opera this fall in Richard Strauss’ and Hugo Von Hofmannsthal’s adaptation of Elektra, directed by Brian Staufenbiel. Justin currently works in Minneapolis as a freelancing, creative collaborator and teaching artist and continues to be graciously welcomed back to his alma mater as an Associate Lecturer and Visiting Guest Artist at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.
Justin is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association.
Photo by Jorg Meyer.