2017              MFA   |    Ohio State University

2011-2012    Special Student   |    University of Wisconsin-Madison

2010              BFA   |    Alfred University School of Art & Design


Professional Experience

Fall 2018 Lecturer, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

Fall 2017                  Lecturer, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN 

Spring 2015 - 17      Graduate Teaching Associate - Instructor of Record, Ohio State University, Columbus OH

Autumn 2014           Teaching Assistant, Ohio State University, Columbus OH

2014                         Demonstrating artist, NCECA Process Room, Milwaukee WI

2012-14                    Studio Manager & Instructor, Midwest Clay Project, Madison WI

2010-11                    Pottery Instructor, Genesee Center for the Arts & Education, Rochester NY

2010                         Summer Staff, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle ME


Awards & Residencies

2017        Zanesville Prize in Contemporary Ceramics, Finalist

                Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture, Honorable Mention

2016        College Art Association Professional Development Honorable Mention in the Visual Arts

                 24th Annual Fergus Scholarship

2014        Montana Arts Council Strategic Investment Grant recipient (with artist, Katie Coughlin)

2010        Resident Artist, Genesee Center for the Arts and Education, Rochester NY

2009        Kiki Smith Scholarship at Haystack Mountain School of Craft


Selected Exhibitions

2019 (upcoming) Structured, The Textile Center, Minneapolis MN

(upcoming) Object Lessons, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis MN

(upcoming) Matter at Hand, Squirrel Haus Arts, Minneapolis, MN

(upcoming) Heartland Stories, The Q.arma Building, Minneapolis, MN

2018        In Pieces, Lacuna Gallery, Minneapolis MN

                Slowly, softly, softer, sometime, Quarter Gallery at Regis Art Center, Minneapolis MN

2017        Solo Exhibition, Contain Yourself, The Gage Family Art Gallery at Augsburg College, Minneapolis MN

                Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition, Zanesville OH

                Safe|Passage (MFA Thesis Exhibition), Urban Art Space, Columbus OH

2016        Colloquy, The Shot Tower Gallery, Columbus OH

                Solo Exhibition, Material Needs, ROYGBIV, Columbus OH

                24th Annual Fergus Scholarship Award Exhibition, Urban Art Space, Columbus OH

2015       Everywhere Is Here, Orton Hall, Columbus OH

               You Are Here, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Columbus OH

2014       Two-Person Exhibition, Plenty, NCECA Exhibition, Milwaukee WI

               (with artist, Katie Coughlin)

                Light of the Moon, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg TN

(juried by Namita Gupta Wiggers director and chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland OR)

2012        Beyond the Brickyard, Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts, Helena MT

(juried by Andrea Gill, ceramics faculty at Alfred University School of Art & Design)

2011        Two-Person Exhibition, Curio, The Firehouse Gallery, Rochester NY

(with artist, Lynne Hobiaca)           

                Present Tense, Push & Pull in Contemporary Ceramics, Midwest Clay Project, Madison WI

(curated by Joshua Hebbert, artist)