Paul has been writing since 2004, stunting since 2011, producing since 2013, and directing since 2015.  He is an active member of the Carnegie Screenwriters, the West Virginia Filmmakers Guild, and – through his production company, Dreaming Droids Productions, a corporate sponsor of the West Virginia Filmmakers Guild and the Pittsburgh Film Office.  He has trained at the United Stuntmen’s Association International Stunt School and the Virginia Beach Bash Combat Workshop For Stage and Film, is the Fight Choreographer for the Adrenalin Dreams aerial stunt group, runs his own stunt team: Steel Legion Stunts, and teaches filmmaking to Pittsburgh high school students through Steeltown Entertainment Project.

He earned his B.A. in English from SUNY College at Fredonia.