2015-2017                University of Washington MFA Sculpture

2006-2010                Kent State University BFA in Crafts, concentration in Glass


Work Experience

2015-2017                University of Washington Instructor

2015-2017                University of Washington Teaching Assistant, Ceramic Work Study, Glass Studio Monitor

2017                           Seattle Recreative Shop Staff

2014-Current            Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Summer Instructor

2011- Current           Pittsburgh Glass Center Instructor, Teaching Assistant, Artist

2014                           Construction Junction Donation Crew

2013-2014                Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse Donation, Instructor

2011- 2012               Pittsburgh Glass Center Technician Apprentice


Special Programming

2016                           Society for Contemporary Craft Cast Away Workshop

2014-2016                Ward Home PGC Instructor

2013-2014                Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse, Programs Instructor

2013                           Carnegie Museum Visiting Artist Workshop

2012 -2013             SciTech After school program Instructor

2011-Current            Pittsburgh Glass Center TA, Instructor, Freelance Instructor, Programs Instructor


Selected Exhibitions

2016                           Summer Works, The Jake, WA

2016                           The Space in Between, CMA, WA

2016                           Reveries of Reality Gallery Chiz, PA

2016                           Another word for that CMA, WA

2015                           Behind the Curtain Gallery Chiz, PA
2015                           This is not a Bottle Mudac Museum, Switzerland

2014                           Swan Day New Hazlet Theater, PA

2013                           SiO2, Hodge Gallery, PA

2013                           Threaded Brew House Association, PA

2013                           Object of Beauty Chautauqua Institution, NY

2013                           Innovation Method Gallery, WA

2013                           Innovation Schack Art Center, WA

2012- 2013               Emerge 2012

                                    Bullseye Glass Gallery San Francisco, CA

New Mexico Museum of Art, NM

                                    Bullseye Glass Gallery Portland, OR

2012                           ASPIRE: A retrospective of young talent Hodge Gallery, PA

2010                           Places Called Home, BFA Kent State University, OH



2017                           Pilchuck Glass School Artist Assistant to Beth Lipman

2013-2015                Brew House Association Resident Artist

2012                           Pilchuck School of Glass Emerging Artist in Residency (EAiR)

2011                           Pittsburgh Glass Center Technician Apprentice



2012                           Bullseye Emerge Finalist, Bronze Winner

2010                           Creative Arts Juried Exhibition Juror’s Choice Award



2017                           Oxbow School of Art Objects into Narratives, Norman Teague

2016                           Corning Museum of Glass Imagining the Inside, Erika Tada

2016                           Pittsburgh Glass Center De/Reconstruction, Marc Petrovic

2016                           Arrowmont School of Crafts Forms in Paper, Liz Alexander

2015                           Corning Museum of Glass Engraving, April Surgent

2013                           Pilchuck Glass School Kiln Allegories, Mel George

2013                           Corning Museum of Glass The Skin of Objects, Silvia Levenson

2013                           Pittsburgh Glass Center Frittering Along, Anna Boothe

2013                           Touchstone Intro to Blacksmithing, Allison Finn

2012                           Pilchuck Glass School Kiln Formed to Fit, Jeremy Lepisto

2012                           Corning Museum of Glass Cross Pollination, Erica Rosenfeld

2012                           Pittsburgh Glass Center Hot Bits, Fritz Dreisbach

2011                           Pittsburgh Glass Center Connections, Heather Puskarich

2010                           Kent State Blossom with Robin Cass

2009                           Kent State Blossom   with Ross Richmond, Eion Breadon


Internet Features and Publications

2016                           Society for Contemporary Crafts Featured Artist/Instructor

2015                           Porter Loves Photography Featured Artist

2014                           RadioChumps Power to the Pittsburgh Artist

2013                           Blackperipatos Artist Feature

2013                           RAW Arts Artist Feature

2013                           Pilchuck Glass School 35th Annual Auction Catalog

2012                           Emerge Bronze Award