2018   MFA    Fine Art Painting, Academy of Art University

            2008   BSEd   Art Education (major) Psychology (minor), Pittsburg State University


Collections and Commissions


            Richard Corbus, Remembrance through Solitude and Song, Portrait

            Tom and Gael Halliburton Collection, Scarlet Macaws in the Rainforest, Sydney  Opera House and Dark Falls          

            Steve Dilorenzo, Friend with Swordfish on the Sea

            Judy Walker, Mother & Me, Portrait

            Steve and Beccah Hendrick, Lighthouse and Uncommon Sunflower

            Eva Brown, Black Stallion

            Kenna Harper, As an Elf, Portrait, In the Buff, Portrait

            Mary McKinnis, Fruit and Wine

            Shirley Henry, Single Portraits of Two Daughters




            2012   Soho Art Competition, Bitter Cold, Second Place

            2011   Jerry’s Art Competition, Rural Barn, Honorable Mention


Group Exhibits


            2008   Bicknell Family Center for the Arts, Mix of Six, Pittsburg, KS

            2005   Spiva Center for the Arts, Small Works, Joplin, MO


Solo Exhibits


            2018   East Feliciana COC, Beauty Beyond the Fragrance, Clinton, LA


Charitable Works


            2010   Collection of works donated to Paws and Claws Society

            2009   Collection of works donated to Joplin Humane Society Silent Auction


Professional Experience


            2017-Present   Art Instructor, East Baton Rouge Parish School District, Louisiana

            2016-2017       Art Instructor, East Feliciana Parish School District, Louisiana

            2015-2016       Art Instructor, USD 430, Kansas

            2011-2014       Art Instructor, USD 504, Kansas

            2008                Instructor, Bookmaking Workshop, Pittsburg State University, Kansas