Sam Perlman has lived in Door County since January of 2001. He has worked as the Program Director of the Peninsula Art School since July of 2001. He has been a columnist and contributor to the Peninsula Pulse, the Door County Advocate, the Village Voice and many other publications. In his past lives in Chicago and New York City, Sam has worked as a talent agent, a marketing executive and a dot-communist. He is a trained musicologist, with a BA in Music and Russian and Eastern European Studies from Grinnell College (IA).