Curriculum Vitae



2016           PhD Aesthetics, Art Theory, Philosophy: Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, ME - IN PROGRESS

2013            MFA Photography: Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA                                                                                                                       

2006            Fine Art Teaching Credential: University of Redlands, Redlands, CA                                                                                                                      

1997            BA Interdisciplinary Arts, concentration in photography: San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA



2017 - Present            Valley Center Pauma High School       Valley Center, CA

                                      Photography Instructor

2013- 2015                  Art Institute San Diego                        San Diego, CA

                                      Photography Professor, Adjunct

 2007- 2017               Canyon Springs High School            Moreno Valley, CA

                                       Photography instructor



2015                               Fifth Annual Exposure Awards

                                         Dreamers Collection                   Musee du Louvre, Paris, France

2015                               The Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers

                                         Fine Art Finalist                 

2015                               The 7th Edition of the Pollux Awards

                                          Fine Art Non Professional Finalist

2014                               Into The Wild

                                         FeatureShoot group show             

2014                               Photographer's Forum 34th Annual Best of Photography 2014


2014                               Expressions: Contemporary Portraiture

                                         The Kiernan Gallery                                  Lexington, VA

2013                               Identity with Barbara Tannenbaum,

                            Center For Fine Art Photography            Fort Collins, CO           

 2013                               Story of The Creative - Group Exhibition   New York City, NY           



                        Society for Photographic Education


                        Moreno Valley Educators Association

                        California Teachers Association

                        National Education Association