Al Milioto has a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and a Master’s degree in Film and Performance from the State University of New York at Buffalo. As a student, he hosted a radio show and wrote a feature-length screenplay as a graduate thesis. Al went on to work as a Video Producer for three years, collaborating to write three documentaries, one of which was nominated for a New York State Emmy. During that time, he learned about closed captioning, and he's going on 10 years of providing captions on live television for the deaf and hearing-impaired communities. Al's outside interests include film and creative writing.