Resume’

PLACE OF BIRTH: Stamford, Connecticut

EDUCATION:
1981 – 1983 MFA Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
1978 – 1980 BFA (Cum Laude) Tyler School of Art, Temple University,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

WORK EXPERIENCE:
1993 – present Owner, Rosetree Glass Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana
1985 – 1993 Co-Owner, Nuance Blown Glass Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana
1984 – 1989 Visual Artist, Chapter One Arts in Education Program, Jefferson Parish, Harvey, Louisiana
Summers of 1988 – 90 Teaching Assistant, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington
Summer of 1987 Coleridge Glass Studio, London, England
1981 – 1984 Adjunct Faculty, Glassblowing Area, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

SCHOLARSHIPS:
Summer of 1986 Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington
Summer of 1984 Penland School of Crafts, Penland, North Carolina
1981 – 1983 Tulane University, Graduate School, New Orleans, Louisiana

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
Glass Art Society, American Crafts Council, Louisiana Craftsmen Guild

GRANTS:
1985 – 1986 Recipient of $5,000 Louisiana Division of the Arts Visual Arts Fellowship to establish the first private glassblowing studio in Louisiana

COLLECTIONS:
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington
Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, Louisiana
Numerous Private Collections

EXHIBITIONS:
Over forty solo and group shows
Over thirty invitational and juried exhibitions
Over one-hundred and twenty-five juried arts festivals