EDUCATION
2005   MFA Painting and Drawing, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2002   BFA Studio Art, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA
1998    BFA Graphic Design, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA     

SELECT EXHIBITIONS
2017   REGARD, Weems Gallery, Gaddy-Hamrick Art Center, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC, Curators: Sherry Di Filippo and Janet Link
2017   Southworks, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, GA, Juror: Nandini Makrandi, Hunter Museum of American Art
2016   Celeste Prize 8th Edition, Bargehouse OXO, London, Curator: Ellen Blumenstein, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
2016   12th National Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, New York City, NY, Juror: Carmen del Valle Hermo, Guggenheim Museum
2016   8th National Exhibition, Prince Street Gallery, New York City, NY. Juror: Graham Nickson, New York Studio School of Drawing
2016   Art of the South, Fogelman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Memphis, TN. Juror: Chad Alligood, Crystal Bridges Museum
2016   National Exhibition of Small Scale Works, Middle Tennessee State, Juror: Dr. Leslie King-Hammond, Dean Emerita of MICA
2016   Texas Draws Biennial, Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX, Curator: Mary Mikel Stump, Director of Exhibitions
2016   Southworks, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation Gallery, Watkinsville, GA, Stephen Wicks, Knoxville Museum of Art
2015
   On the Edge, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA, Juror: Denise Markonish, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
2015
   Studio Visit Magazine, Publication: Issue 31-32 - Winter 2015, Juror: Mary M. Tinti, Ph.D., Curator, Fitchburg Art Museum
2015   New Directions ’15, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, Juror: Janet Bishop, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
2015   Americas 2015 All Media Competition, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND, Juror: Ceramist Richard Notkin
2015   16th Annual Juried Show, Nelson Gallery, Lexington, VA, Juror: Leila Cartier, Curator at William King Museum
2014   Chelsea International Fine Arts Competition, Agora Gallery, New York City, NY, Juror: Carlo McCormick, Senior Editor for Paper   
2014   11th National Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, Chelsea District, New York City, NY,  Juror: Lauren Hinkson, Guggenheim Museum  
2014   National Juried Exhibition, First Street Gallery, Chelsea District, New York City, NY, Juror: Jed Perl, Art Critic for The New Republic   
2014   Studio Visit Magazine, v.27-28, Juror: Carl Belz, Director Emeritus, Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA  
2014   Southworks, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation Gallery, Watkinsville, GA, 1st Merit 2D Award, Juror: Ron Platt, Birmingham Museum of Art
2014   Everything Paper, University of Nebraska at Omaha Art Gallery, Omaha, NE, Juror: Karin Campbell, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
2014   15th Annual Will’s Creek Survey, Saville Gallery, Cumberland, MD, Juror: Ksenya Gurshtein, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.   
2014   New Directions ’14, The Barrett Art Center Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY, Juror: Lynne Warren, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
2014   Works on Paper, Bancroft Gallery, Cohasset, MA, Juror: Al Miner, Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2013   Black & White A National Art Exhibit, Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, CA, Juror: George Rivera, Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, CA  
2013   Small Wonders Exhibition, Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA  
2013   Celeste Prize, 'Others Selected', Jurors: Ami Barak, Independent Curator in Paris and Alia Swastika, Independent Curator in Jakarta
2012   National Juried Small Works Show, Windsor Whip Works Art Gallery, Windsor, NY; Juror: Brody Parker Burroughs, Ithaca College  
2012   14th Annual National Juried Show, Gallery West, Alexandria, VA, Juror: Edward J. Reed, Received Honorable Mention  
2012   24th Coastal National Juried Exhibition, Glynn Art Gallery, St. Simons Island, GA; Juror: Ben Ward  
2012   North Valley Art League 28th Annual Juried National Show, Carter Gallery, Redding, CA, Juror: Mark E. Mehaffey
2011   Boston Printmakers 2011 North American Print Biennial, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; Juror: Jim Dine  
2011   Clemson National Print and Drawing Exhibition, Clemson University, Lee Gallery, Clemson, SC; Juror: Carmon Colangelo  
2011   Americas 2011 Paperworks, Minot State University, Minot, ND; Juror: Victoria Goro-Rapoport  
2011   NeoFuturism – The Dirty Printmakers of America, Printmaking Festival Pärnu, Estonia  
2011   Half the Sky, Tall Grass Arts Association Fine Arts Gallery, Park Forest, IL; Juror: Sabrina Raaf  
2011   34th Annual Art on Paper, Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD; Juror: Johanna Halford-MacLeod, Barnes Foundation
2010   5th Annual National Juried Competition & Exhibition, Katharine Butler Gallery, Sarasota, FL, Juror: Adam Justice, Curator of Polk Museum
2010   Drive-By Press, Mobile Printmaking Studio specializing in art education at universities across the United States
2010   Texas A&M University Faculty Exhibition, Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX
2009   Resisting Closure, Solo Exhibition, Fine Arts Center Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR  
2009   30th Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition, Columbia College - Larson Gallery, Columbia, MO; Juror: John Hull  
2009   Works of Art on Paper, Long Beach Island Foundation Gallery, Loveladies, NJ; Juror: Shelly Langdale, Philadelphia Museum of Art  
2009   La Merienda, Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX
2009   Between North and South, Texas A&M University - Commerce, Faculty Exchange Exhibition, Commerce, TX
2009   Visual Dialogs, Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX  
2009   Border to Bend, South Texas College, Faculty Exchange Exhibition, McAllen, TX
2008   Cataclysm and Creativity: Art in the Age of Uncertainty, Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia
2008   One Square Cube, TASA, Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX  
2008   3rd Coast National, K Space Contemporary Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX; Juror: Josh MacPhee, Curator of Paper Politics  
2008   Go Red for Women, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX, Juror: Joe A. Diaz
2007   Open Competition 2007, Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery, Garden City, NY; Juror: Tina Kukielski, Whitney Museum of Art  
2007   New Directions '07, Barret Art Center Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY; Juror: Jose Luis Blondet, Dia Art Foundation of New York
2007   Visual Dialogues III, Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX  
2007   3rd Coast National, K Space Contemporary Gallery, Corpus Chrisit, TX; Juror: Ray Smith, New York Independent Curator
2006   From America, Museum of Modern Fine Arts, Belarus, Minsk, Curator: Mela M.  
2006   New Art '06, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA; Juror: Susan Greenberg, Modern and Contemporary Art at Yale University Art Gallery  
2006   49th Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art, Chautauqua Center; Juror: Louis Grachos, Albright Knox Museum of Art, NY  
2006   Coastal Currents, Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX  
2006   32nd Westmoreland Art National, Westmoreland County Community College Gallery, Youngwood, PA
2005   New American Paintings, Volume 58, Southern Edition; Juror: Beth Venn, New York Independent Curator  
2005   Fresh Greens, Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA  
2005   University of Louisiana at Lafayette Visual Arts Adjunct Faculty Exhibition, University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA  
2005   Bloodwork, Solo Exhibition: MFA Thesis, Foster Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA  
2005   College Art Association MFA Exhibition, Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA; Jurors: Robin Dana and Bill Lowe
2004   New Directions '04: 20th Annual, Barret Art Center Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY; Juror: Tina Kukielski, Whitney Museum of American Art  
2004   30th Bradley International, Hartmann Center Gallery, Peoria, IL; Juror: Judy Collischan, Ph.D., Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY  
2004   Remembrances of Things Past, South Shore Art Center Gallery, Cohasset, MA; Juror: Todd McKie  
2004   Louisiana Artists 2004: An All Media Show, Union Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA; Juror: Hasmig Vartanian, Best of Show  
2004   Louisiana State University and Southern University Connections, Julien Poydras Museum, New Roads, LA  
2004   Lineage, Foster Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA     

GRANTS AND AWARDS
2016   Allbritton Art Institute Grant for Art Faculty Scholarship, Baylor University, Waco, TX
2015   Allbritton Art Institute Grant for Art Faculty Scholarship, Baylor University, Waco, TX
2014   Summer Sabbatical Grant, Baylor University, Waco, TX
2013   Summer Sabbatical Grant, Baylor University, Waco, TX
2004   Brooks Fellowship Award, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass, CO     

TEACHING POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENT
NOW     Associate Professor, Baylor University, Waco, TX
11- 17     Assistant Professor, Baylor University, Waco, TX
06-11     Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX
05-06     Instructor, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
03-05     Instructor of Record, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
01-02     Art Director: Web, New Level Graphics, Ruston, LA
98-00    Art Director: Print, Circle R Group, Fort Worth, TX

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
2017    Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, Louisiana College, Pineville, LA
2016    Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX
2016    Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, South Texas College, McAllen, TX
14-15    Counselor, Baylor Merit Badge College - Art Merit Badge, Boy Scouts of America, Baylor University, Waco, TX
12-13    Advisory Board, Fine Arts Living Learning Center, Baylor University, Waco, TX
09-10   Board of Directors and Exhibition Committee, K Space Contemporary Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX
2009   Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR
2009   Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, Texas A&M University, Commerce, Commerce, TX  
2008   Visiting Artist, Slide Lecture: Recent Paintings and Drawings, St. Cyril and St. Methodius University of Veliko Tarnovo, Skopje, Macedonia
2007   Mentor, Career Development: Artist's Portfolio Mentoring Sessions, College Art Association 95th Annual Conference, New York City, NY