Tim Ruppen is the Assistant Lighting Director at CNBC Global Headquarters. He received a B.F.A. in Design and Technical theatre from the University of Connecticut. After working with Bruce and the FLDA team at ESPN Bristol, he joined FLDA at CNBC Global Headquarters in Englewood, NJ. While at CNBC, Tim was also the Lighting Director for “The Wall Street Journal Report w/ Maria Bartiromo”, “The Suze Orman Show”, and “On the Money w/ Becky Quick,” as well as assisting the rest of daytime programming. Mr. Ruppen also assisted on the team for ESPN Sportscenter, SNY Citifield, NBC Sports Network and CNBC Global Headquarters.