M.F.A. The Corcoran Museum School and George Washington University, Washington, D.C., Printmaking.
B.A. Purdue University, W. Lafayette IN, Visual Arts.
Honors, Grants and Awards
Finalist, Fine Art, 8th Annual International Pollux Award, Berlin, Germany, 2016
Finalist, 8th Annual International Julia M Cameron Award, Berlin , Germany, 2016, Fine Art
Finalist, 8th Annual International Julia M Cameron Award, Berlin , Germany, 2016, Portraiture
Finalist, 8th Annual International Julia M Cameron Award, Berlin , Germany, 2016, Landscape
Fulbright Hayes, Argentina, 2001
Fulbright Hayes, India, 2005
National Endowment for the Humanities, Maya World Institute, Guatemala, Honduras, Chiapas and the Yucatan, 2000.
Award of Recognition from the government of Mexico (Municipio de Solidaridad, Quintana Roo) “por distinguida participacion altruista en beneficio de la Comunidad de Coba”, 2001.
National Education Association, Foundation for the Improvement of Education, Leadership Grant, 2001
Pensacola State College grant to work on Blue Creek Ruin archaeology in Belize.
Artist Residency, Glen Canyon National Park, Arizona 2012
Instructor's Manual to Janson's Basic History of Art, Prentice Hall, 6th Edition
Instructor's Manual to Janson's Basic History of Art, Prentice Hall, 7th Edition
Berlin Foto Biennale exhibition catalog, page 100, Kehrer, Berlin Germany, 2016 Trees Exhibition catalog, A Smith Gallery, 2016-2017, page 22.
1650 Gallery, Los Angeles California exhibition catalog, 2016
Songzhuang Photo Biennale, Chinese Czech Contemporary Museum, Beijing, China, Sept-October, 2017
Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography, Berlin, Germany, 2016
8th Annual International Pollux Award, Berlin, Germany, 2016
8th Annual International Julia M Cameron Award, Berlin, Germany, 2016
Shades of Gray, Albuquerque NM 2016
A Smith Gallery, Johnson City Texas, 2016 Michael Kenna juror
Gallery 1650, Los Angeles California, 2016
ANMPAS Albuquerque NM, 2015, 2016
Delaware Museum, Wilmington, Delaware;
Evansville Museum, Evansville In;
Corning Museum, Corning NY;
Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL;
Ft Walton Beach Museum of Art, Ft Walton Beach FL;
Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile AL;
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C;
Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC;
The Memphis Academy of the Arts, Memphis TN;
Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM.
Black & White Spider Awards, online exhibit, 2017, Honorable Mention and Nominee
International Color Awards, online exhibit, 2018
Albuquerque Museum of Natural History, Albuquerque, NM
Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN
Dimock Gallery of The George Washington University, Washington, DC
Lakeview Center, Inc, Pensacola FL
Encaustic Art Institute, Sant Fe, NM