EDUCATION -      

2018 - 2020: Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Master Of Fine Arts Candidate, Photography and Electronic Media                             

2013 - 2017: Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography

TEACHING EXPERIENCE -

2019: Graduate Teaching Intern

Collage & Assemblage with Professor Jan Stinchcomb, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Worked with second, third and fourth-year students as a technical assistant and personal advisor. Gave technical demonstrations (such as transferring images onto fabric) that assisted students in the creation of artwork. Designed a short in-class assignment that allowed students to explore wet and dry media, and various techniques (such as cutting/sewing) in the context of collage and assemblage.

2018: Graduate Teaching Intern

Forum with Professor Jan Stinchcomb, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Worked with first-year students as a technical assistant and personal advisor. Advised students in the creation of their work, and how to best achieve their visions.

WORK EXPERIENCE -

2013 - Present - Law Offices of Nancy L. Cavey, St. Petersburg, FL

Lead Graphic Designer

Designing and implementing content including letter design, newsletters, email blasts, business cards, flyers, company logos, product packaging, video and informational graphics, book / cover editing and layout, and corporate photography and retouching, that enables both customer growth and social media growth on various platforms, including YouTube, LinkedIn and Facebook.

 

SKILL SET -                           

Software - Capture One, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, InDesign, Bridge), Image Print, Microsoft Office

Technical - 35mm / 4x5 Film Development, Film Scanning, Darkroom Printing, Digital Retouching, Inkjet Printing / Print Processing

AWARDS/RECOGNITION -

September 2019: Silver Medal Award, San Francisco Bay Month of Photography, Berkeley, CA

May 2019: Second Place in “Non-Traditional Photography” Category, 9th Annual Photography Exhibition, Plymouth Center for the Arts, Plymouth, MA

March 2019: Yakima Theatres, Inc. Award for Most Dramatic Photograph, 41st National Photography Exhibition, Larson Gallery at Yakima Valley College, Yakima, WA

March 2019: Merit Award, Magic Silver Show, The Clara M. Eagle Gallery at Murray State University, Murray, KY

February 2019: Honorable Mention, 6th International Open Call Exhibition, Rhode Island Center For Photographic Arts, Providence, RI

October 2017: Juror's Choice Award, 2017 Photography Exhibition, Scarab Club, Detroit, MI