Massimo Monfiletto was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He came to Drake University after being recruited for the theater program. His goal is to pursue his acting career and perform on stage  professionally. Crew has given him a strong community from which he  can draw support. He wanted to join Crew in order to keep connected with the outside world and to be around others like himself. His new network will  give him support in the pursuit of his B.F.A. musical theater major.