Education

2010
Master of Fine Arts
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

2007
Post-Baccalaureate Student
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE

2002
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX


Solo Exhibitions

2010
Pot-Luck, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2009
New Work, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ


Group Exhibitions

2011
Archie Bray Foundation at NCECA, St. Petersburg, FL
For The Table: Dinnerware(invited), The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
Mad Hatter Tea Party, The Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL
Selected Works, The DeWeese Gallery, Bozeman, MT

2010
Archie Bray Artists in Residence Exhibition Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane WA
a la cARTe (invited),Philadelphia, PA

2009
Eye Lounge @ 10, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ
1st National Juried Cup Exhibition (juried) Lux Center of the Arts, Lincoln, NE
NewWork, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ
ClayCommunity Artists Advisory Committee, Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, AZ
a la cARTe, House of Trix Bistro (invited), Tempe, AZ
Peer Influence, Arizona State University Performing and Media Arts, Tempe, AZ
ASU Graduate Studente Exhibition, Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ
ART Detour Eye Lounge Members Show, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ
Love Letters, Modified Art (invited), Phoenix, AZ
North American Graduate Art Survey (invited), Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2008
Master of Fine Arts Summer Graduate Exhibition (juried), Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ
8 Fluid Ounces II (juried), Glassell Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

2007
Fresh Baked, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe AZ

2006
The Court Street Livery Juried Artist Market, Washington GA


Teaching

2011
Intermediate Ceramics: Handbuilding, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
Intermediate Ceramics: Throwing (co-teach), Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

2010
Beginning Ceramics, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
Ceramic Survey, Instructor of Record, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2009
Color, Instructor of Record, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2008
Ceramic Survey, Instructor of Record, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
3-D Design, Instructor of Record, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ


Related Professional Experience

2010
Studio Assistant to Instructor Sam Chung, Summer Session, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
Organizing NCECA Topical Panel Discussion corresponding with NCECA 2010 Exhibition, a la carte, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Curator - la cARTe Ceramic Exhibition at NCECA Conference in Philadelphia, PA
Artist Advisory Council Board Member, ASU Ceramic Research Center, Tempe, AZ

2009
Visiting Artist Lecture, Northwestern College, St. Paul, Minnesota
Organizing and scheduling exhibitions for NCECA 2009
Co-Curator - la cARTe Ceramic Exhibition at NCECA Conference in Phoenix, AZ
Artist Advisory Council Board Member, ASU Ceramic Research Center, Tempe, AZ
Intern, Ceramics Research Center, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

2008
Artist Advisory Council Board Member, ASU Ceramic Research Center, Tempe AZ

2007
Studio Assistant to Instructors Gay Smith and Ruthanne Tudbal, Soda Fired Pots, Summer Session, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

2006
Art History Slide Library Assistant, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Faculty Assistant to Instructor Gay Smith, Wheel-Thrown and Altered Pots, Summer Session, Arrow mont School of Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
Assistant, Jerilyn Virden Ceramics, Bakersville, NC
Assistant, GGS Pottery, Bakersville, NC
Assistant, Jane Peiser, Penland, NC
Assistant, Cosimo's Collection, Green Mountain, NC

2005
Assistant, Jerilyn Virden Ceramics, Bakersville, NC
Assistant, GGS Pottery, Bakersville, NC
Assistant, Jane Peiser, Penland, NC
Assistant, Cosimo's Collection, Green Mountain, NC

Awards
2010
Taunt Fellowship, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
NCECA Cup of Merit, Philadelphia, PA
Wong Fie Scholarship, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
University Graduate Fellowship, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2009
UniversityGraduateFellowship, ArizonaState University, Tempe,AZ
The School of Art Special Talent Award, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2008
The School of Art Special Talent Award, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2007
The School of Art Special Talent Award, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Katherine K. Herberger Scholarship, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ