EDUCATION
2006 M.F.A. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Major: Art
Area of Specialization: Art and Technology
Additional Coursework: Comparative Studies
Studied with: Philip Armstrong, Terry Barrett, Carmel Buckley, Ann Hamilton, Dan Shellenbarger, Suzanne Silver, Amy Youngs
2004 B.F.A. George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Major: Fine Arts
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Area of Specialization: Sculpture
Additional Coursework: Painting, Time-Based Arts
Studied with: Tom Ashcraft, Paula Crawford, Claire MacDonald, Phillip Warnell, Peter Winant
2000-2001 University of Virginia
1999-2000 Northern Virginia Community College
1998 Maryland Institute, College of Art
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2011-present Visual Manager, Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Inc., Reston, VA
2007-2011 Display Coordinator, Anthropologie, Urban Outfitter, Inc., McLean, VA
2007 Teacher, Second Grade Math, Summer School, Signal Hill Elementary School, Prince William County, VA
2006-2007 SIGNET Teacher Assistant, Bull Run Middle School, Prince William County, VA
2004-2006 Teaching Assistant, The Ohio State University, Beginning Drawing: Autumn 2004, Winter 2004, Spring 2005; Real and Recorded Time Arts: Summer 2005, Autumn 2005, Winter 2006, Spring 2006
2004 Artist's Assistant for Tom Ashcraft, Floyd, VA
2003 Artist's Assistant for Tom Ashcraft, the Mt. Rainer Roundabout Project, a MD State Highway and Dept. of Transportation project for the city of Mt. Rainer, MD
2003 Artist's Installation Assistant for Andy Holtin, Reach, Target Gallery at The Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA
2001 Teaching Assistant, George Mason University, Introduction 3D Design; Sculpture Studio Assistant
EXHIBITION RECORD
2006 Bound, M.F.A. Graduate Thesis Show, 945 South Grant Avenue, German Village, Columbus, OH
2005 Graduate Student Show, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2005 Digi-Feast, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2004 Photonic Bliss, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2003 where the propane gasline is, a senior sculpture exhibition, Earl House, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
2003 Developer, 3315 Cady's Alley, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C.
2002 Redroom, a juried sculpture exhibition by undergraduate students from Maryland Institute College of Art, George Mason University, Virginia Commonwealth University, 202 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA, Curator: Gabriel Martinez
SYMPOSIA
Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum, 2005, Ohio State University
ACTIVITIES/ORGANIZATIONS
2014 Web Development and Design, Tech Advance George Mason University, Rob Dolafi
2013 Back to Basics Home Merchandising Committee, Anthropologie
2012 Anthropologie Girl Scout Elements of Nature Event, Reston, VA
2010 Holiday Window Prototype Committee, Anthropologie, Georgetown, D.C.
2010 Speaker, Arts in the Real World, 5th Annual College of Visual and Performing Arts Student Career Evening, George Mason University
2009 Holiday Window Prototype Committee, Anthropologie, Georgetown, D.C.
2006 Line to Linen: Beginning Weaving, Kelli Arrington, Warrenton, VA
2006 Member of College Arts Association
2002 Travel to Florence, Italy