1980   Chapel Hill, North Carolina


Lives and Works Boston, MA





M.F.A  2007   School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston


B.F.A   2002   Painting and Drawing, University of North Carolina at Greensboro


           2001   Study Abroad, Winchester School of Art, England



Teaching Experience


2008-Present    Instructor, Foundations Drawing, Spring 08-Present, Tufts University, Boston


2008-Present    Instructor MFA Teen Drawing, Teen Painting, Adult Figure Drawing and Acrylic Painting, Museum of Fine Arts Boston


2007.2008        Instructor, Drawing Now and Beginning Drawing, Fall 07, Spring 08, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


2006.2010       Instructor, Freehand Drawing, Fall 06, Spring 07, Fall 07,Spring,  08, BostonArchitecture College, Boston


2006.2007        Instructor, Drawing from what is Seen and Known, (Instructor of Record) Fall 06 and Spring 07, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston



Selected Exhibitions


2017    Drawing Discourse, University of NC Asheville


2012     NKG Gallery, Boston, MA (Solo) 


2011     Brutal Doodle, Lufthansa Studios, Boston MA


2009     Drawing Project 10th Anniversary Show, Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston, MA  

            Flora Fauna, EM Gallery, Winston Salem, NC


2007    Boston Young Contemporaries, 808 Gallery, MA

           Graduate Thesis Show,  Tufts Gallery, MA


2005    Affirming the Hand, Courtyard Gallery Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

           Painting Drawing Show, Mission Hill Gallery, Boston MA



Articles and Awards


2007  Finalist Joan Mitchell Scholarship


2006-8Graduate Teaching Fellowship at SMFA Boston