Master of Fine Arts, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Painting, May 2008
Concentrations: Painting and Drawing
Philadelphia, PA 2006-2008

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis,

Herron School of Art and Design, Painting May 2006
Concentrations: Painting and Drawing
Indianapolis, IN 2002-2006

Teaching Experience

 Tindley Renaissance Academy, 2016 – 2017

K-5th grade art teacher

Franklin College, Franklin, IN 

Courses instructed

  • art history, History of Art l: Ancient & Medieval Art
  • color theory and design
  • Painting I
  • Painting III

Ivy Tech Community College, Central Indiana, IN, 2015-present

Courses instructed

  • art appreciation
  • art and culture II


The Art Institute of Indianapolis,   2009- present

Courses instructed:

  • art history
  • color theory
  • drawing in perspective
  • fundamentals of design
  • life drawing
  • observational drawing
  • portrait painting
  • watercolor painting
  •  professional practices
  • college bound



Indiana Wesleyan University, 2016 – present

Courses instructed:

  • Art Appreciation


The Indianapolis Art Center, 2012 -2013

Courses instructed:

  • portrait painting
  • beginning painting



The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 2008

Courses instructed:

  • life drawing
  • portrait painting




-Figurative Drawing

Sullivan-Munce Cultural Center, Zionsville, IN, 2009

-Portrait Painting (oil and watercolor)

University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, IN, 2008





-Newman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 2008-present

-Art and Soul Gallery, Carmel, IN, April 2010- May 2011

-Franklin College, Franklin, IN December 2013

Group Exhibitions
-The Indianapolis Art Center, Faculty Show, Summer 2012

-The Indianapolis Art Center, Broad Ripple Art Fair 2012

-The Art Institute of Indianapolis, Faculty Show 2012

-The Art Institute of Indianapolis, Faculty Show 2011

-Sullivan-Munce Cultural Center, “Go Figure”, 2009

-Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, MFA Thesis Show, 2008

-BlinkArt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, “All In Group Show”, 2008

-Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Juried Student Show, 2007