Bio

Education:

• B.S. Agriculture: Animal Science Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 2004
• M.F.A. Studio Art: Printmaking East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 2009
• Adobe Training Certification: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator Digital Training and Designs, Addison, TX 2013

Professional Experience:

East Tennessee State University–Instructor of Record – Graduate Assistant Fall 2008 – Fall 2009 2-D Design

Northeast State Community College-Adjunct Instructor Spring 2010 – Present Art History Survey I & II – Lecture, ITV, Online, Dual Enrollment/Jumpstart 2-D Design Color Theory Drawing I Drawing II Printmaking I

Kingsport Center for Adult Learning – Workshop Lecturer October 2011 “Pompeii Awakened”

Walters State Community College – Adjunct Instructor Summer 2011-Present Art History Survey I- Lecture

Tusculum College – Assistant Professor of Graphic Design Fall 2013 – Fall 2015 VISA 110 – Lecture VISA 111 (Basic Design) – Studio/Lecture Graphic Design I, II & III – Studio/Lecture Publication Design – Studio/Lecture

Jonas Gerard Gallery and Studio, Studio Assistant August 2015- January 2016

Prime Number Designs, Co- Owner and Lead Designer May 2015-Present

Organizations/Affiliations:

Southern Graphics
College Art Association

Exhibitions:

A Corpse of Trees, Solo Exhibition, Kingsport Center for Adult Education, Kingsport TN. August 23-December 15 2016

EXPOSED, Juried/Curated Exhibition, The New Bohemian Gallery, 1001 Kingwood St, Gallery 226, Brainerd, MN. August 5 – August 27, 2016

Interrupted Signal, Juried Solo Exhibition, CANO Arts Council, Oneonta, NY. July 3rd – July 19th 2015

Interrupted Signal, Solo Exhibition, Northeast State Community College, Blountville, TN, January 2015-March 2015

Adjunctability, Curator and participating artist, William King Museum, Abingdon VA – December 2012 – February 2013

Rock, Paper, Scissors, Allison Gallery, Tusculum College, Tusculum, TN – November 2012

Diaphanous Landscapes, Solo Exhibition, Allison Gallery, Tusculum College, Tusculum, TN – October 2012

New Work, Solo Exhibition, Green Stone Gallery, Johnson City, TN – May 2012

Adjunctability, Curator and participating artist , Tipton Gallery, ETSU Dept of Art and Design and Slocumb Galleries in partnership with Urban Redevelopment Alliance, Johnson City, TN – June 2012

Adjunctability, Curator and participating artist, Wayne G. Basler Library, Northeast State Community College, Blountville, TN – February 2012

Pink, 119th Street Artists, Whiting, IL – 2011

Group Exhibit, Wayne G. Basler Library, Northeast State Community College, Blountville, TN – 2010

Reunion: Invitational Exhibit of 100 Art Alumni, Slocumb Galleries, ETSU, Johnson City, TN – 2010

Benefit Donation Invitational, Slocumb Galleries, ETSU, Johnson City, TN – 2010

Taken of the Land: MFA Graduate Exhibition, The Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN – 2009

Marks: ETSU Graduate Student Exhibition, The Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN – 2008

DKA Evening with the Arts, Downtown Kingsport Association, Kingsport, TN – 2008

Nothing in Common, Nelson Fine Art, Johnson City, TN – 2008

Annual Graduate Exhibition, Juror Christopher Tarpley, Renaissance Center, Dickson TN – 2008

Back to Basics; Exploring Natural Materials, Juror Liz Atberger, Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, GA – 2008

Look at the Mess You Made: ETSU Graduate Student Exhibition, The Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN – 2008

Adjuxtaposition, Slocumb Galleries, ETSU, Johnson City, TN – 2008

AAF, UGallery, New York City, NY – 2008

Collections:
Gray Fossil Site Museum, Gray, TN

MGM Studios, Hollywood, CA

Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN