Education

   University of North Carolina-Greensboro, B.A. in Studio Art

    University of Georgia, B.S.W. in Social Work

    University of Georgia, M.S.W. in Social Work

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017     the imperfect lens, A.Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, (Susan Burnstine, juror)

2017     Beyond the Selfie, Southeast Center for Photography, Greenville, SC (Miss Anelia, juror)

2016    Flight, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT (Laura Moya, juror)

2016    “childhood”, A. Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas (Tom Chambers, juror)

2015    Center Forward, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado (Juror, Hamidah Glasgow)

2015    Phone Home Durham, Power Plant Gallery, Durham, North Carolina

2015    The Third Annual Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition, Through This Lens Gallery, Durham, North Carolina (Juror Panel Kenneth Rodgers: Director NCCU      Art Museum; Dan Gottlieb Photographer and Director of Planning and Design North Carolina Museum of Art; Barbara Tyroler: Co-director CLICK Triangle  Photography Consortium)

2015    NC Artist’s Exhibition, Betty McCain Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina (Juror Herb Jackson, Professor of Art,  Davidson College)

2014    Pixel and Grain: Regional Photography Exhibition, Durham, North Carolina (Juror Jeff Whetstone, UNC Professor of Art)

2014    DAG 60th Annual Juried Show, Durham, North Carolina (Juror: Dr. Marshall Price, Nancy Hanks Curator of  Modern and Contemporary Art, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

2014    FALC Annual Show,Cary, North Carolina (Juror: Dr. Beth Mulraney, Meredith College) Cary, North Carolina    (Juror: Dr. Beth             Mulraney, Meredith College)

2014    Kiernan Gallery,Lexington,  Virginia,Take Flight, (Juror Jennifer Schlesinger Hanson, Verve Gallery of Photography)

2013    Kiernan Gallery , Lexington, Virginia: Alter Ego: (Juror Stephen Sheffield, Cornell University)         

 Solo Exhibitions 

2016    Finding Place, Through This Lens, Durham, NC; November

2017    The Leaving, Horace Williams House, Chapel-Hill, NC; June

Upcoming Exhibitions

2018       Cary Arts Center Gallery, Cary, NC: February

2018        Suntrust Gallery, Durham, NC, October 

Recognitions 

 2017    Director's Choice Award

              "the imperfect lens"

2017      Visitor's Choice Award             

              "the imperfect lens"

2016      Photolucida Critical Mass Finalist

2016      Juror’s Choice Award

              “childhood”

2015      Finalist/Honorable Mention

              Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition    

2014      Juror’s Choice Award

              Take Flight

 Press

    Diffusion: Volume 9: Fall 2017

    SHOTS: Issue No.137: Autumn 2017

    MotherfStop: August 2017

    The Cortland Review: Issue 73

    R.K.V.R.Y. Quarterly: Fall 2016

    Bella Grace: Vol.1: Issue 2

    Bella Grace: Vol.1: Issue 3

    Bella Grace: Vol.1:Issue 4

    Kiernan Gallery Blog: Feature: March 2014

Teaching

             January-June 2018 Creative Mentor: Durham Art Guild/Durham Public Schools

             January-June 2017 Creative Mentor; Durham Art Guild/Durham Public Schools             

             June 2015; Photography in the Present Moment workshop;   Plymouth, mass

 Collections

2015      Rubenstein Library at Duke University , Archive of Documentary Arts