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cv/resume

experience

Julesburg High School Visual Arts & Technology Teacher- 2014-2021

  • 7-12th Visual Arts, 7-9th Technology, Journalism. 

  • Robotics Coach, National Honor Society Sponsor, Junior Class/Prom Sponsor, Esports Coach, Journalism Sponsor, District Website Administrator.

Frederick High School Interactive Media CTE & Drawing Teacher- 2021-present

education

  • Western State Colorado University- Masters of Gallery Management & Exhibits Specializations- completed 2021

  • University of Northern Colorado- Masters of Art & Design- completed 2019

  • University of Nebraska-Kearney- K-12 Art Education Certification- completed 2017

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln- Bachelor of Fine Arts / Studio Art - completed 2011

residency

  • Cedar Point Biological Center Artist in Residence, Ogallala, Nebraska, July 2021

  • Cedar Point Biological Center Artist in Residence, Ogallala, Nebraska, August 2019

  • Sou'Wester Artist in Residence, Seaview, Washington, March 2019

  • Cedar Point Biological Center Artist in Residence, Ogallala, Nebraska, July 2018​

  • Art Source Colorado, Eagle Rock School, Estes Park, Colorado, June 2017

exhibits

  • 2019 Memento Mori, Hippodrome Arts Centre, Julesburg, CO *solo show

  • 2019 UNC Masters Exhibit, School of Healing Arts, Greeley, CO 

  • 2019 UNC- Juried Show, Campus Commons Gallery, Juror: Raechel Cook

  • 2018 Petrified Wood Gallery Exhibit, Ogallala, NE

  • 2018 Phillips County Arts Council Exhibit, Holyoke, CO

  • 2018 Ash Hollow Art Club Annual Art Exhibit, Oshkosh, NE 

  • 2017 Ash Hollow Art Club Annual Art Exhibit, Oshkosh, NE Juror: Al Cerney

  • 2016 Ash Hollow Art Club Annual Art Exhibit, Oshkosh, NE

  • 2014 View Finder, Hippodrome Arts Centre Gallery, Julesburg, CO * solo show

  • 2013 You've Been Framed, Julesburg, CO

  • 2011 Undergrad Capstone Exhibit, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, UNL

  • 2011 Crossing the Rubicon: UNL Art League Fall Juried Show, Rotunda, Juror: Michael Burton

  • 2011 [framed] Juried Photo Show, Parrallax Space, Lincoln, NE, Juror: Marissa Vigneault

  • 2011 Necco, Zen's Lounge, Lincoln, NE *solo show

  • 2011 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, UNL, Juror: Peggy Gomez

  • 2010 Art for Radio, The Loft Gallery, UNL

  • 2009 321 BlastOff, The Turbine Flats, Lincoln, NE

  • 2006 Women's Week Juried Art Show, Rotunda Gallery, UNL

  • 2006 Wray Arts Council Juried Show, Wray, Colorado

  • 2005 Wray Arts Council Juried Show, Wray, Colorado

  • 2005 Advance Painters, Sur Tango, Lincoln, NE 

  • 2005 Midwest SPE Show, St. Loius, MO

  • 2005 The F Stops Here, Rotunda Gallery, UNL

  • 2005 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, UNL, Juror: Larry Roots

  • 2004 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, UNL

  • 2003 Portfolio Exchange, Amity Art Foundation, Woodbridge, CT

honors

  • Best in show- Ash Hollow Art Club Exhibit, 2018

  • Honorable Mention Professional- Phillips County Arts Council Exhibit, 2018

  • 1st Place Drawing- Ash Hollow Art Club Exhibit, Judge: Alan Cerney 2017

  • 1st Place Professional- Wray Arts Council, 2006

  • Honorable Mention- Wray Arts Council, 2006

involvement

  • GT Summer Workshop Instructor, 2021

  • GT Workshop Instructor / Sponsor, Allenspark, CO 2019

  • Gifted Talented instructor for Ultimate Celebration Northeastern Junior College, 2014

  • Colorado Art Educators Association, September 2014- PRESENT

  • Hippodrome Arts Centre, Painting Instructor, 2013- PRESENT

  • Ash Hollow Art Club, Secretary, 2013-2019

  • Blue Water Gallery, Vice President, 2013-2019

  • Art Ventures, Artist Mentor for Girl Scouts, May 2011

  • Hippodrome Arts Centre, Set Designer, May 2006

  • Lincoln Arts Council, Intern, October 2005