Forest is a composer/engineer currently based in Los Angeles, California. His compositional work focuses on deconstruction of mythologies of sound. His engineering work bridges the world of orchestral film scores with the world of experimental electro-acoustic music. His plan B career is to open a gourmet cheese shop. He holds a master’s degree in Composition and Music Theory from NYU and is currently assistant engineer at Hans Zimmer's studio Remote Control Productions. Together with composer/synthesist John Also Bennett, he forms Seabat, an experimental electronic music outfit.