2005          NDC Micro-Entrepreneurial Business Course, Minneapolis, MN; Certificate of Achievement

1998-2002  University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, M;, B.F.A. Photography

1995-1998            Central Lakes College, Brainerd, MN; A.A. General Education

Related Employment

2004-present Digital Photographer, converted studio and Canon EOS equipment to compliment digital photography practices to exceed customer satisfaction.

1998-present Freelance Photographer, use Canon EOS equipment with traditional photo techniques to capture representations of events, people and objects on location and in studio for clients

2002-present Photographic consultant, assist photographers in post-production ideas, prior to presentation  

2002 Assistant Photographer, facilitated photo shoots by setting up strobes, loading cameras, and organizing subjects

2002 Katherine E. Nash Gallery Intern, designed Senior show as a team, installed/de-installed exhibitions, assisted artists and guests

1997-1998 Teaching Assistant, produced Art History slide library, photographed reproductions of artwork, labeled and organized slides

1997 Photography Assistant, assisted event photographer, organized photographer's equipment to facilitate shoot, worked with clients to create the most ideal photographs for their wedding

Relevant Teaching Experience

   2001-2002 Video-Editing Consultant, assisted student in creation of digital video, using Adobe Photoshop and Premiere   

   2001 Teaching Assistant, assisted students with Photoshop and printing digital media in an Electronic Art courses

Selected Exhibitions/Installations/Publications

   2006 Cover, Auto Mart Magazine, Issues 6,8,10,12,14,16,17,18,20

   2005 Select Images,; Minneapolis, MN

   2005 Select Images,; Minneapolis, MN

   2005 Select Images, SwirlyGig; Minneapolis, MN

   2005 “Not a Rose Series” Soul Tonic Sale, Minneapolis, MN

   2005 “Left Uninterrupted” Seward Arts Festival, Minneapolis, MN

   2005 “Left Uninterrupted” Red Wing Art Gallery, Red Wing, MN

   2005 “Not a Rose Series” Arts in the Park, Brainerd, MN

   2005 “Not a Rose Series” Turtle Town Art Fair, Longville, MN

   2005 Select Images, Electro-Voice; New York, MN

   2005 Select Images, DADA; Minneapolis, MN

   2004 "Uninterrupted #6 & #8," Pizza Luce, Minneapolis, MN.

   2004 "Front Doors," 5th Annual Seward Arts Festival, Ivy Arts, Minneapolis, MN.

   2004 "Spoonface Steinberg," art direction and photography for actress Catherine E. Johnson, 2004 Fringe Festival, Minneapolis, MN.

   2004 “Saint Paul's Ice Palace” cover, Total Production, US, Leander, TX

   2003-2004 "Left," East Side Arts Council and Gallery, Saint Paul, MN

   2003 "Emma Goldman," publicity shot for Catherine E. Johnson's performance, 2003 Fringe Festival published-

   2003 "Empty or Full," published in ache literary & visual arts magazine pg. 22, Vol. 003,

   2002 “From the Roots,” Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

   2002 “…” B.F.A Thesis Show, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2001 “Her-story of a Car,” video installation, Ivy Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2001 “Weight in Words,” Ivy Arts, Minneapolis, MN

Private Collections

Ms. Kristin Schue, Saint Paul, MN

Mr. Justin Williams, Minneapolis, MN

Ms. Jennifer Thumann, Saint Paul, MN

Mr. John Schneider, Saint Paul, MN

Mr. and Mrs. Colby Mattson, Minneapolis, MN