1981-2002     Post graduate studies at Miami University, Ohio State University and the
                         University of San Diego—30+ semester hours
1974-1976     Masters in Art education at Ohio State University
1970-1974     Bachelor of Science at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio


1992-2004     Assistant to artist Margaret Rhein, owner of Terrapin Paper Mill
1998                Turtle Moon Studio with Susan Shie—Fiber arts and quilting
1994-1995     Studio assistant for Yvonne Leonard (Intaglio Printing) at Penland, 
                         North Carolina
1992                Studio assistant for John Whitesell (printmaking) at Penland, 
                         North Carolina


1986-2002     High School art teacher at Princeton High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. Taught:
                                      • International Baccalaureate Art
                                      • Advanced Placement Art
                                      • Fiber Arts and Paper I and II
                                      • Jewelry and Enameling Art
                                      • Photography I and II
                                      • Basic Art, Sculpture I and II
1990-1998     Part-time art education instructor at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Taught
                         curriculum writing for student teachers in art education
1987-1990     Part-time photography and Art History teacher for Wilmington College, Southern
                         Ohio College and the University of Cincinnati
1983-1999     Cooperating teacher and advisor for 9 student teachers
1980-1986     High School art teacher at Forest Park High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. Taught:
                                      • 2-D and 3-D art techniques, including darkroom Photography


Sept. 2015      “Stop Poaching of Wild Animals”, Art From Scrap (Santa Barbara, CA)
                         Multi media art 36 x 36 x 3
Jan. 2013       “A Mother’s Journey” art exhibit - an awareness of mental illness
                         Clermont College, Park National Bank Art Gallery, Clermont, Ohio
                         (Catalog available and/or CD of work)
Oct. 2010       “A Mother’s Journey” art exhibit - an awareness of mental illness
                         Clifton Cultural Art Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
2005-2007     Kennedy Heights Art Center Guild art shows
May 2005        Kennedy Heights Art Center Spring Festival. Awarded:
                                      •“Best in Class” (fibers)
                                      •“Peoples’ Choice Award”
2004 + 2005    Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Art Walk - Fiber Arts and paper
June 2000       Miami University Museum of Art–handmade paper art
June 2000       University of Cincinnati – batik
1990-1996       Yearly exhibitor in Art Teachers Annual Show at College of Mount Saint Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio
1987-1990       Yearly competitor in Berea Photography weekend competitions:
                                      •“Best of Show” (twice)
                                      •1st Place (thrice)
                                      •2nd Place (once)
                                      •Hon. Mention (twice)
1987                  Norris Dam Photography Competition
1980                  Published article in School Arts Magazine: “The Crystal Hole” - Based on work from Master’s thesis