Charise Sowells is an award-winning scriptwriter and versatile songwriter who loves to put her two passions together and make music videos. Her original music has been played on radio stations around the world and featured in Ukulele Magazine, SF Weekly and NPR. Sowells has released music under the artist names Sydney Miles and Lake Lady, licensed her songs, and composed custom music. She also has collaborated with musicians of many genres both onstage and in the studio. Sowells graduated from Orange County School of the Arts and NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with academic honors.