BA in Art Education, minors in Art History & Studio Art
Summa Cum Laude
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Art
The University of Maine, Orono, Maine, USA
Department of Homeland Security, United States Coast Guard
Yeoman Third Class, Certified Instructor
Yorktown Training Center, Yorktown, Virginia, USA
Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, Juried Selected Emerging Artist, Tampa, FL
Big Ink! Participating Event Artist, Morean Art Center, St. Petersburg, FL
UMaine Printmaking Studio, Visiting Artist Residency, Orono, ME
National Art Education Association, Annual Conference , Boston, MA.
Creative Pinellas, Emerging Artist Grant Recipient, Largo, FL
Dunedin Fine Art Center, Intaglio Printmaking Class, Dunedin, FL
Palm Harbor Montessori Academy, Art Teacher, Palm Harbor, FL
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, one-week craft conference, Deer Isle, Maine
-“Creative Pinellas: 2020 Arts Annual“, Group Gallery & Virtual Exhibition, Featured Artist
-“Creative Pinellas Arts Annual: Beyond the Walls” , Innisbrook Golf and Spa Resort, Featured Artist
-“I’ve Come to Look for America” , Curated Exhibition at Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin FL
-Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, Emerging Artist, Tampa, FL
-“HO(ME)”, Second Century Studios, Clearwater, FL
-Printmakers of DFAC, Octagon Art Center, Clearwater, FL
-SHINE!SHINE!SHINE!, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, FL
-24Hands Printmaking Collective Group Exhibition, The Studio@620, St.Petersburg, FL
-2019 Art’s Annual, Creative Pinellas, Largo, FL
-Big Ink!, Morean Art Center, St.Petersburg, FL
-24Hands Inaugural Exhibit, St. Petersburg College, Largo, FL
-“Dark and Full of Flowers”, Tempus Projects, Seminole Heights, FL
-#SMF, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, FL
-Emerging Artist Exhibit, Creative Pinellas, Largo, FL
-“Souvenir”, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, FL
-“Water Conservation Art Challenge”, City of Oldsmar, FL
-“Big Eyes”, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, FL
Awards & Commissions:
2021 “You Good?” mental health campaign, Creative Pinellas in partnership with the Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg, awarded mini-grant artist
2020 “Common Ground: Online 2020 Peer Juried Exhibition” , Honorable Mention, Art Center Sarasota
2020 Clearwater Signal Boxes , Commission for Clearwater Arts Alliance and Clearwater Beach Association
2019 Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg, “Visions of Health Equity: A Community Art Project”, Juried, selected artist
2018 Dunedin Fine Art Center, “Souvenir”, Guest Juried Exhibit, First Place for “Suitcase no. 7”, Assemblage personal artifact piece.
2018 City of Oldsmar, “Water Conservation Art Challenge”, Second Place for “Keeper of the Wetlands”, Woodblock print.
2018 Dunedin Fine Art Center, “Big Eye’s”, Guest Juried Exhibit, First Place for “The Floridian” Graphite drawing.
2012-2016 University of Maine, Deans list, Presidential Honors.
2016 University of Maine, Department of Art, Richard and Arline McCrum Art Award, offered to two students in academic good standing and for outstanding contributions to the department of art.
2016 University of Maine, Department of Art, Student Teaching Artworks Award, for outstanding contributions to art education.
2016 University of Maine, Department of Art, Artworks Award, for outstanding contributions to art education.
2015 University of Maine, Department of Art, Ruth Stebbins and Edmund G. Schildknecht Art Fund Award.
2015 University of Maine, Department of Art, Artworks! Award
2014 University of Maine, Department of Art, Chenoweth Hall Scholarship,