Resume

EDUCATION
University of Kansas • Lawrence, Kansas
                  M.F.A. in Painting • 1997
University of California, Santa Cruz
                  B.A. in Studio Art • 1991
                  B.A. in Art History • 1991
University of Heidelberg • Germany • 1988—89
Goethe Institute • Boppard, Germany • September 1988
 

SOLO & SMALL GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Triton Museum of Art • Santa Clara, California • 2010—2011 • Solo
West Valley College • Saratoga, California • 2007—present (permanent installation)• Solo
Triton Museum of Art • Santa Clara, California • 2003—2004 • Small Group
Richmond Art Center • Richmond, California • 2003 • Small Group
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artists Gallery • San Francisco, California • 2001 • Small Group
Fetterly Gallery • Vallejo, California • 2000—2001 • Solo
Art & Design Gallery, University of Kansas • Lawrence, Kansas • 1997 • Solo
C. S. Bath • San Francisco, California • 1993 • Solo
San Francisco Audio Network • San Francisco, California • 1993 • Solo
Bridge Gallery • Santa Cruz, California • 1991 • Solo
 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Triton Museum of Art • Santa Clara, California • 2013
Art Ark Gallery • San Jose, California • 2013
West Valley College Art Gallery • Saratoga, California • 1998—2013
Art Ark Gallery • San Jose, California • 2013
Woman Made Gallery • Chicago, Illinois• 2003
The Stage Gallery • Merrick, New York • 2003
Berkeley Art Center • Berkeley, California • 2002, 2003
St. Supery Gallery • Rutherford, California • 2001
Napa Valley College Art Gallery • Napa, California • 1997—2001
Works Gallery • San Jose, California • 1999
Los Medanos College Art Gallery • Pittsburg, California • 1999
Museum of Arts Downtown Los Angeles • Los Angeles, California • 1998
750 Gallery • Sacramento, California • 1998
Center for Visual Art Gallery • Oakland, California • 1998
Santa Cruz Art League • Santa Cruz, California • 1998
Big Twelve Conference Invitational • Dallas, Texas • 1997
Art and Design Gallery, University of Kansas • Lawrence, Kansas • 1994, 1995
City of San Francisco Open Studio • San Francisco, California • 1993
Pickard-Smith Gallery • Santa Cruz, California • 1991
 

PUBLICATIONS
Voices Literary Magazine • Volume 1, Issue 1, Spring, 2009, pp. 40, 41, 44
Triton Museum of Art Museum Currents • October—December, 2003, p. 1
College Art Association News • Volume 25, Number 6, November, 2000, p. 11
The Contra Costa Times/The Ledger Dispatch • Friday, September 17, 1999, p. 4
The Forum (Journal of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges) • 1998 Edition, p. 35
 

FULL-TIME TEACHING, PROFESSOR
West Valley College • Saratoga, California • Fall 2000—Present
 

PART-TIME TEACHING, LECTURER OR INSTRUCTOR
University of California, Berkeley Extension • Berkeley, California • Spring 2000—Summer 2000
Los Medanos College • Pittsburg, California • Fall 1999—Spring 2000
Napa Valley College • Napa, California • Fall 1997—Summer 2000
West Valley College • Saratoga, California • Fall 1998—Fall 1999
Pacific Art League • Palo Alto, California • Summer 1998
Hartnell College • Salinas, California • Fall 1997
University of Kansas • Lawrence, Kansas • Spring 1996—Spring 1997
Town School For Boys, Art Department • San Francisco, California • Fall 1992—Spring 1994
 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Sabbatical Project: Painting, Research, Digital Image Collection West Valley College, Saratoga, California• 2006
Juror • Olympiad of the Arts, West Valley College Art Gallery, Saratoga, California • 2002—2009
Art Auctioneer • KTEH Public Television, San Jose, California • 2003
Visiting Artist/Lecturer • Lawrence Public School District, Lawrence, Kansas • 1997
Visiting Artist/Lecturer • Baker University, Baldwin, Kansas • 1996
Visiting Artist/Lecturer • Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas • 1996
 

AWARDS & FELLOWSHIPS
Faculty Excellence Award • 2011
                  West Valley College, Saratoga, California
Juror’s Award • 1998
                  750 Gallery, Sacramento, California
Graduate School Honors Fellowship • 1996
                  University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Hollander Family Foundation Scholarship • 1996
                  University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Beatrice L. Bonine Painting Scholarship • 1995
                  University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Daniel MacMorris Scholarship • 1995
                  University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Chancellor’s Award • 1991
                  University of California, Santa Cruz
Juror’s Award • 1991
                  Pickard-Smith Gallery, Santa Cruz, California