CERTIFICATION 

2015 New York State Initial Certification for Visual Arts Education K-12

Pending New York State Professional Certification for Visual Arts Education K-12

EDUCATION

2019 MFA, Master of Fine Arts in Photography & Integrated Media, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA

2014 BFA, Bachelor of Fine Arts, CUNY Queens College, Flushing NY

2014 BA, Bachelor of Arts in Art Education K-12, CUNY Queens College, Flushing NY

 

EXPERIENCE

Present  Visual Arts Teacher, Academy for Excellence in Leadership High School, Brooklyn, NY    

2019 Visual Arts Teacher, Ditmas Junior High School, Brooklyn, NY

2018 Adjunct Faculty Professor, Introduction to Digital Photography, Lesley University College of Art and Design Cambridge, MA

2018 Teaching Assistant, Advanced Alternative Process, Lesley University College of Art and Design 

Cambridge, MA    

2014-2017 Visual Arts Teacher, Achievement First Apollo Elementary School, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Studio Photographer Assistant, Freelance Artist Steven P Harris, Brooklyn, NY

 

EXHIBITIONS

2020 Group Exhibition, I Was Here: An Exhibit of Womxn In Photography, All She Makes, Curated Online Directory For Women Creatives Worldwide

2020 Group Exhibition, Virtual Exhibition BYO Art For The Living Gallery Eight Year Anniversary, The Living Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019 Group Exhibition, MFA in Photo and Integrated Media Thesis Exhibition 2019, Raizes Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2019 Group Exhibition, Fresh Faces, Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston, MA

2018 Group Exhibition, Documenting Village Life 2018, Centro Fotografico Manuel Alvrez Bravo, Oaxaca, Mexico 

2017 Group Exhibition, Passion vs Pragmatism, The Art Vacancy, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Group Exhibition, Flushing Town Hall Alumni Art Show, Flushing Town Hall, Queens, NY 

2013 Group Exhibition, Snap Into Photography, Queens College, Queens, NY

 

SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

2017-2019 Scholarship Recipient, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA

2018 Awarded Teaching Fellowship, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA 

2014 Magna Cum Laude, CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY 

2014 International Honors Society in Education, Kappa Delta Pi, CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY

2014 Clarence Bunch Arts in Education Award, CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY

2014 Honors in Studio Art Award, CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2018 Documenting Village Life, Photography Workshop, Oaxaca, Mexico 

 

WORKSHOPS FACILITATED 

2018 Alternative Photographic Process Gum Bichromate Workshop, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA