In creating this site, I have relied upon the kindness of friends and strangers alike.
Steve Gaffney of Steve Gaffney Photography has provided many of the photographs on this site.
I have also used data provided on the web sites of:
But really, there are just so many people I would like to thank before the music starts. I would like to thank the Academy for this opportunity, my mother and father for bringing me into this world, and finally, my manicurist.
Thank you, America, and good night.