(written from a Production point of view)
Along with Michael Westmore and Jake Garber, he was nominated for one of Star Trek's 10 Academy Awards. His nomination came in 1996 for his work on Star Trek: First Contact in the category of "Makeup". He was also nominated for several Emmy Awards for "Outstanding Individual Achievement in Makeup for a Series", winning twice: 1995 for DS9: "Distant Voices" and again in 1996 for VOY: "Threshold". He was also nominated in 1995 (VOY: "Faces"), 1996 (DS9: "The Visitor"), 1999 (DS9: "The Dogs of War"), 2000 (VOY: "Ashes to Ashes"), and 2001 (VOY: "The Void").
In addition to his Star Trek work, he has worked in special effects and makeup for a number of horror features, including entries in the Howling series and the Tales from the Crypt television series. He was the makeup department head for 300 and was a special makeup effects artist on Big Fish.