Holds a degree in Cinema from San Francisco State University.
Graduated from Lowell High School in 1999.
Wrote and directed Mindscape, a music video for Age of Aggression. The music video was an official selection of the 2006 Hollywood Black Film Festival.
Author of novel How to Enjoy Life on Earth by Wise King Solomon that had some popularity in San Francisco.
Co-owns "AboveGrey Pictures", through which he directs and writes commercials and music videos.
Directed a 2005 United Nations and American India Foundation benefit.
Won the Best Commercial Award for Levi's Post-Mortem at the awards ceremony at the 1st Inaugural 2009 Burbank International Film Festival (Los Angeles, March 29th, 2009).
He also won the Best Commercial Award for Post-Mortem at the awards ceremony at the 2011 HollyShorts Film Festival (Hollywood, California, August 18, 2011).
Levi's Post-Mortem commercial was also an official selection by invitation at the 2009 Carnival of Darkness Film Festival. (Westwood, CA. August 6th, 2009).
Post-Mortem also won the Best Commercial Award forat the 2011 HollyShorts Film Festival. (Hollywood, California. August 18, 2011).
Won, for a second consecutive year, the Best Commercial Award at the Awards Closing Ceremony at the 2010 Burbank International Film Festival (Burbank, CA. September 19th, 2010).
His American Express Traveler commercial was an Official Selection of the 1st Inaugural 2009 Burbank International Film Festival (Los Angeles, March 2009).
Won the Best Spec Commercial Award Runner-Up for Levi's True Love at the awards ceremony at the 2010 BEfilm Festival (New York City, May 1st, 2010).
His Levi's Post-Mortem, Levi's True Love and American Express Traveler commercials are all Official Selections of the 2011 HollyShorts Film Festival! (Laemmle Sunset 5. Hollywood, California).
Selected as one of the world's Hot New Directors for 2010 by SHOOT Magazine!. His award winning Levi's True Love spec commercial screened at the DGA theater as part of SHOOT's New Directors Showcase. He was also one of the directors chosen for the stage panel to discuss his work. Stanley spoke of his company AboveGrey Pictures and his drive to craft uplifting and entertaining films, yet said he personally is open to larger production house affiliation (Manhattan, New York May 11th 2010).