Education 

Fine Arts Studies, Photography, Drury University and Saint Louis Community College

Master of Arts , French Studies, Saint Louis University

Summer Intensive Graduate Studies, French Culture & Civilization, Middlebury College

Bachelor of Arts , French and International Political Studies, Drury University

Summer Intensive French Studies , Institut de Touraine, Tours, France

 

Awards/Publications

PhotoSpiva 2015. Spiva Center for the Arts. Juried by Shannon Thomas Perich. Third Place.

Photo du jour. Feature Shoot. School Portrait (Sponsored by Squarespace.). Featured image: Lilley.

19th Juried Exhibition. Griffin Museum of Photography. $1,000 Legacy Award.

2013 Lenscratch Student Competition. Lenscratch. Juried by Aline Smithson. (online publication). Honorable Mention.

21 new & emerging photographers. Lens Culture 2013. Juried by Jim Casper. (online publication)

League for Innovation in the Community College. National Student Art Competition 2013. First Place.

Society for Photographic Education (SPE). National Student Scholarship Recipient. Juried by Christina Z. Anderson, Lupita Murillo Tinnen and Jim Stone. SPE 2011 National Conference. Atlanta, Georgia.

Photographer’s Forum Magazine. Summer 2011 Issue. Magazine Cover.

The Photo Review 2010. Juried by Brian Paul Clamp. Sixth Place.

 

Solo Exhibitions:

Crime Scenes, The Dark Room, Saint Louis, Missouri. March - April 2015.

Mortuary Series, Good Girl Art Gallery, Springfield, Missouri. May 2012.

 

Group Exhibitions:

CAPTURED 2015, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, Oregon. Juried by Yaelle Amir. June - August 2015.

Beyond Portraiture: Childhood, Lincoln PhotoFest 2013, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, Nebraska. February – April 2013.

 

Juried Exhibitions:

2015

North Valley Art League Juried Photography Show 2015, North Valley Art League, Redding, California. Juried by Thom Sempere. April - May 2015.

PhotoSpiva 2015. Spiva Center for the Arts. Joplin, Missouri. Juried by Shannon Thomas Perich. March - May 2015. Third Place.

2014

Center Forward 2014, The Center for Fine Art Photography. Fort Collins, Colorado. Juried by Hamidah Glasgow. July - August 2014.

2013 

19th Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography. Winchester, Massachusetts. Juried by Kathy Ryan. July - September 2013. $1,000 Legacy Award.

2013 Juried ExhibitionNewspace Center for Photography. Portland, Oregon. Juried by Sarah Stolfa. July 2013.

4th Annual Contemporary Photography Competition & Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Juried by Lesley Martin and Andy Adams. June - August 2013.

Midwest Contemporary, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, Illinois. Juried by Natasha Egan and Karen Irvine. June - July 2013.

Onward Compé, Project Basho, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Juried by Mark Steinmetz. April - June 2013. Honorable Mention.

LENS 2013 , Perspective Gallery, Evanston, Illinois. Juried by Karen Irvine. March 2013.  First Runner-up.

Picture This: What We Photograph, Mpls Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Juried by Cig Harvey. January – March 2013.

2012 

Equivalents: 17th Annual Photo Competition Exhibition, Photo Center NW, Seattle, Washington. Juried by W.M. Hunt. August - September 2012.

Griffin Museum of Photography’s 18th Juried Exhibition, Winchester, Massachusetts. Juried by Paul Kopeikin. July - September 2012.

Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibition, Saint Louis Artists' Guild, Saint Louis, Missouri. Juried by Marla Prather. June - August 2012.

Voyeurism & Intimacy: The Public/Private Divide in Photography, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, California. Juried by Todd Hido. March - April 2012.

2011 

Woman as Photographer: Picturing Life As A Woman, Mpls Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Juried by Christina Chang. March – April 2011.

Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Meramec Contemporary Art Gallery, St. Louis Community College. April – May, 2011. 1st Place. 

Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Forest Park Contemporary Art Gallery, St. Louis Community College. April – May, 2011. Best of Show and 2nd Place, Photography. 

2010 

Best of Show: The Photo Review 2010. University of the Arts’ Gallery 1401. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Juried by Brian Paul Clamp. Fall/Winter 2010. Sixth Place.

RSVP: CLASS PICTURES (online), Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York City, New York. Juried by Zuzana Lapitkova, P. Elaine Sharpe, Dr. Jörg M. Colberg, Christopher Rauschenberg and Michael Paris Mazzeo. September - December 2010.

The Camera Club of New York 2010 National Juried Competition (online), The Camera Club of New York (CCNY), New York City, New York. Juried by James Casebere. Honorable Mention.

Daydream Nation: 1st Annual Contemporary Photography Competition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Juried by Jock Reynolds & Joshua Chuang. June-August, 2010.

Strange Beauty, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado. Juried by Darren Ching and Debra Klomp Ching. July - August, 2010.

Glimpses in Time, Joyce Gordan Gallery, Oakland, California. Juried by Linda Connor. July, 2010. Juror Award.

16th Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, Massachusetts. Juried by Jörg Colberg. June – August, 2010.

The 24th Members’ Only Show (Texas Photographic Society), Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University, Waco, Texas. Juried by Clark Baker, Susan Mullally and Susan Dunkerley Maguire. June – July, 2010.

PhotoPlace Open 2010, The Vermont Photography Workplace, Middlebury, Vermont. Juried by Keith Carter. May – June, 2010.

Directions 2010, National Juried Fine Art Competition and Exhibition, Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Juried by Robert Lange. April – May, 2010. Honorable Mention.

Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Forest Park Contemporary Art Gallery, St. Louis Community College. April – May, 2010. Best of Show, Photography.

PhotoSpiva 2010, National Juried Photography Exhibition, Spiva Center for the Arts, Joplin, Missouri. Juried by Deborah Klochko. March – April, 2010.

Onward ’10 – A Journey for Emerging Photographers, Project Basho, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Juried by Debbie Fleming Caffery. February – March, 2010.

The Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibit, St. Louis Artists’ Guild, St. Louis, Missouri. Juried by Sabina Ott. January – March, 2010.

New Directions 2010, Down + Out, Wall Space Gallery, Seattle, Washington and 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, Oregon. Juried by Carol McCusker. January, 2010.

2009

Big Ed 2009 College/University Photo Competition – Central U.S., Bron Imaging Group (online). Third Place.