Since moving to L.A. from New York recently, Ron has been in three plays and several student films, and had a small but fun role in an independent feature film, A Night at Sophie's, directed by Scott Schofield. In Ron's last two years in New York, he had lead roles in four plays (including Escape From Eden, which he wrote) and principal roles in two independent films: Creation, directed by Thomas Roth; and Trust, directed by Charles Sickles. In the 1980's, Ron was founder and president of a private high school with high academic standards. For The Intellectual Activist, Ron has written about philosophy, the philosophy of mathematics, and the politics of Mars exploration. He has also written a screenplay about Mars exploration.