Prairie School Alumna In Running For Grammy Awards

Published by The Racine Journal Times  • November 07, 2015 10:00 pm  •
PETE WICKLUND [email protected]

Inspiration from putting her young daughter to bed at night might just lead to a trip down the red carpet at the Grammys in February for a Racine native.

“It was a great validation of the work,” Selmo said Saturday in a telephone interview from her Santa Monica, Calif., home. “I produced it myself, so it was nice to be recognized that way.”

Selmo is a singer and actor who has lived in the Los Angeles area since 2003. The 1998 Prairie School graduate earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in music theater from Syracuse (N.Y.) University. She then briefly worked in New York City until her husband and fellow Prairie School grad, Brian Selmo, got an opportunity in 2003 to work in L.A. as a partner in a mutual and hedge fund management firm.

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