EDUCATION

2015     MFA-Furniture Design

              Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2011     BFA-Sculpture

              Indiana UniversityŸ, Fort Wayne, IN


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018-Present     Fabrication Studio Shops Manager, J. Irwin Miller School of Architecture, Indiana University, Columbus,   IN

2016     Fabricator, Noblitt Fabrication, Columbus, IN

2015     Product Designer, Dimensions Furniture, Carmel, IN

2015     Fabricator, Centerline Studio, Indianapolis, IN

2015     Mechanical Designer, Jarrett Engineering, Indianapolis, IN 

2014     Craftsman, Goulding and Wood Pipe Organ CompanyŸ, Indianapolis, IN


EXHIBITIONS  

2018      Floor to Wall, J. Irwin Miller School of Architecture, SoAAD, Columbus, IN

2018      Scholars and Fellows, Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME

2017      Uncommon Cause, Columbus Area Arts Counsel, Columbus, IN

2014      Social Photography, IndyIndie Artist Colony, ŸIndianapolis, IN

2014      MFA Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 127-Herron School of Art and Design, ŸIndianapolis, IN

2014      Making Memory, Marsh Gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, ŸIndianapolis, IN

2013      Uncommon Denominator, Basil GalleryŸ, Heron School of Art and DesignŸ, Indianapolis, IN

2013      Revive the Rivoli, 10th Street Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2013      Two Point Perspective, Marsh Gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, ŸIndianapolis, IN

2013      OBJECT(ive), The Fuller Space, Bloomington, IN

2012      57577 Collaborative Exhibition, Marsh Gallery, ŸHerron School of Art and DesignŸ, Indianapolis, IN


SCHOLARSHIPS- FELLOWSHIPS-Ÿ GRANTS

2014      Graduate Fellowship, School Wide Shop Program CoordinatorŸ, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2014      Graduate Fellowship, Furniture Lab Technician-ŸHerron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2013      Gradate Teaching Associate Fellowship, 3D Design-Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2013      Full Tuition Scholarship, Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME

2013      2013 Educational Grant, The Furniture Society, Libertyville, IL

2012      Graduate Teaching Assistant Fellowship, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2011      Winger Award, Indiana University, Fort Wayne, IN

               Steve Smith Scholarship, Indiana University, Fort Wayne, IN

2010      David Starr Jordon Travel Scholarship, Indiana University, Fort Wayne, IN

               Michael Himes Scholarship, Indiana University, Fort Wayne, IN


PUBLIC COMMISIONS

2014      Ebb and Flow, Lilly Arbor Trail (ROW) Outdoor Bench Commission-Basile Center for Art, Design and Public Life-Indianapolis, IN


PUBLICATIONS

2014     “Conversationwith a Curator” with Laura Holzman, Sky Blue Window, www.skybluewindow.org

2014       Rob Bullock, “Herron graduate students land commissions for artworks along the WhiteRiver,” Herron OnlineŸ-Indianapolis, IN, January 16th,  www.herron.iupui.edu  


WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

2014       Furniture Upholstery Techniques, Upolstry Club, Shelly Leer Studio-Indianapolis, IN

2013       A CNC Primer-Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME

2011       Steam Bending Wood for Furniture, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts-ŸDeer Isle, ME


CONFERENCES ATTENDED

2018       Applications and Implications, J. Irwin Miller School of Architecture, Columbus, IN

2017       The Furniture Society Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO

2014       American Institute of Organ Builders 41st Annual, Oklahoma City, OK          


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

The Furniture Society

American Craft Council



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