Preserve precious memories and passions.
Create archival works of art shared for generations.
Foster connections between artist, art, and viewer.


Oil Painting
Pastel Painting
Pen & Ink Drawings
Project Management

Courses & Workshops

Painting with Attitude/Nancy Mitchnick/BBAC ~ Abstract Figures/Leslie Masters/BBAC ~ Contemporary Portrait & Portrait Workshop/Ed Duff/BBAC ~ Business of Art Workshop/Laura Whitesides Host/BBAC ~ Landscape Painting/Anatoliy Shapiro/PCCA ~ Life Drawing/Charles Pompilius/PCCA ~ Painting with Pastels/Lois Jones/PCCA ~ Intermediate Drawing/Stephanie Kent/PCCA ~ Pastel Workshop/Kathy Krupa/WFAC

Artist of the Month

June 2017 Eli Tea Bar, Birmingham, Michigan

Leadership & Volunteer Experience

Fun Run Volunteer / Martell Elementary / 2014
Designed and painted Western-themed posters and props for fundraiser

Art Night Chairperson / Martell Elementary / 2014
Designed and coordinated three component event: “Art Through the Ages”, “Student Art Show” & “Recycled and Fiber Arts”
Painted poster-size cut-out portraits of The Scream and Mona Lisa
Created double-sided full-color brochure including art history
and event info

Volunteer / Michigan Arthritis Foundation / 1990-2005


Instructional Systems Designer / Raytheon Training / 1997 – 2003
Project Manager for Isuzu Team
Created Computer-Based Training (CBT) for various clients including General Motors, General Motors University and Isuzu
Wrote Internal “How To/Standards” Manual for CBT software and procedures
Trained staff on CBT software and procedures

Physician Education Specialist/ OHEP / 1996 – 1997
Collaborated with team to create, educate, and measure physician education initiative regarding responsible antibiotic prescribing


Masters of Public Administration / 1996
Western Michigan University
Concentration in Health Care Administration
4.0 GPA

Bachelors of Arts in Psychology / 1993
Michigan State University
Studied Interior Design for two years
Minor in Asian Studies
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society