The most progressive kind of independent artist, Roberts has mastered many of the creative elements of media as graphic designer, producer, cameraman, photographer, sound designer, recordist, editor, and media technical expert. His filmmaking has taken him most recently throughout Asia -- in Sri Lanka, Mongolia, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Japan -- for international clients.
Roberts owns Hearken Creative Services (HCS), a multi-disciplinary creative firm. Under the aegis of HCS since 1993, Roberts has partnered with clients such as USC, Fuller Theological Seminary, World Vision, and museums and botanical gardens in the Greater Los Angeles area, bringing a classic aesthetic to film, print, online, and multimedia advertising.
Roberts graduated from Occidental College with a degree in Religious Studies, is a professional studio musician (keyboards), and has produced and engineered several folk/rock albums.