Education

2018

Bachelor of Fine Arts with emphasis in Photography, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Achievements

2018:

Finalist: Photographer’s Forum Best of College and High School Photography 2018

2017:

John M. Carney Enrichment Awards for B.F.A Students in Photography, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Enrichment Grant, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Fall 2017 Dean’s List, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2016: 

Enrichment Grant, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan;

Fall 2016 Dean’s List, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan


Exhibitions

2018:

2018 Annual Art Student Exhibition, Monroe-Brown Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

form-ality: Senior Exhibition, Two-Person Exhibition, DeVries Student Gallery, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

February Art Hop, Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, Diekema-Hamman, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

March Art Hop, Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, Diekema-Hamman, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

 2017:

October Art Hop, Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, Consumers Credit Union, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2017 Annual Art Student Exhibition, Monroe-Brown Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2017 Kalamazoo, Michigan State Representatives Office 1 year Rental, Jon Hoadley’s Office, Lansing, Michigan.

5480, Kohrman Galleries, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

STEAM Collaboration, Group Exhibition, Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, Park Trades Center, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Preservation-Desecration, Two-Person Exhibition, DeVries Student Gallery, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

 2016:

University of Michigan Friends and Family Exhibit, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

3160, Kohrman Galleries, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2016 Annual Art Student Exhibition, Monroe-Brown Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Uncovered, Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, Boatyard Brewery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Uncovered, Kohrman Galleries, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2015:

2015 Annual Student Foundation Show, DeVries Student Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2014:

2014 Father Gabriel Richard High School Art Show, Father Gabriel Richard High School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Father Gabriel Richard High School Library, Father Gabriel Richard High School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

University of Michigan Friends and Family Exhibit, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan.


Experience

In addition to the experience listed below I have 6 years of customer service experience with the general public, including the fashion brand Madewell.

2018:

Intern, Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, Michigan

2017:

Teacher’s Assistant, Black and White Photography I, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Photography Content Manager, Western Michigan Office for Sustainability, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan. (Until April 2018)

2016:

Helping Individuals Go Higher (HIGH) Program Photography Intern, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.

Event Photographer, Department of Audiology, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Event Photographer, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

2015:

Laboratory Technician/Mentor, Photography and Intermedia Laboratory, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan. (Until April 2018)


Memberships and COnferences

2017:

Developing Spaces/Places, Midwest Society for Photographic Education Chapter Conference, Peoria, Illinois.

Family Values, Society for Photographic Education 2017 National Conference, Orlando, Florida.

2015:

Photography and Intermedia Collective, Treasurer and Secretary, Registered Student Organization, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan. (Present Member)

2014:

Delta Zeta Sorority, Member, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan. (Present Member)


Technical SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe In-Design, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Bridge, Microsoft Office, Alternative Photography Techniques (Cyanotype, Four Color Bi-Gum Bichromate, Van Dyke), 35mm and 120 mm film processing, Darkroom RC and Fiber-based Paper, Strobes, Ring Light, Diffusion Screens, Hot Lights, Matting, Framing, Cold-Press Mounting.