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

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

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