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CURRENT APPOINTMENTS


Gallery Director

Current - 2017

The Leonor R. Fuller Gallery at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts, Sound Puget Sound Community College, Olympia, WA.


Adjunct Instructor of Art

Current - 2017

South Puget Sound Community College, Olympia, WA.

  • Beginning/Intermediate Drawing

  • Beginning Sculpture

  • Introduction to Art


EDUCATION


Pacific Northwest College of Art

MFA Visual Studies
Graduate Merit Scholarship
Portland, OR
2016 - 2014


University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks, AK
2010 - 2009

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS

BFA Painting
Merit Award Scholarships
Lawrence, KS
1999 – 1997


TEACHING APPOINTMENTS


South Puget Sound Community College, Olympia, WA

Current - 2017

Adjunct Instructor Art

  • Beginning/Intermediate Drawing

  • Beginning Sculpture

  • Introduction to Art


University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim Campus, Bethel, AK

 2011 - 2001

Adjunct Instructor Art

  • Beginning Drawing

  • Watercolor

  • Art Appreciation 


Lower Kuskokwim School District - Kilbuck Elementary

Bethel, AK
2004 - 2001

Art Program Coordinator - Artist in Residence

  • Grades 3 -6

  • Grant coordinator 

  • Fundraising

  • Exhibitions

  • Student Mentor


Yupiit School District

Akiachak, Akiak, Tuluksak, Alaska
2006 - 2002

Art Program Coordinator - Artist in Residence

  • Grades 3 -6

  • Exhibitions

  • Student Mentor


COMMITTEES / BOARDS


Arbutus Folk School Board Member

Olympia, WA
Current - 2021


The Leonor R. Fuller Gallery Committee

Gallery Director
South Puget Sound Community College
Current - 2017


Petersburg Council on The Arts

Petersburg, Alaska
2017


Kuskokwim Art Guild

Co-Founder
Bethel, AK
2014 - 2002


Academic Review Committee

Academic Career Advisor
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bethel, AK
2014 – 2011


Alaska State Council on The Arts Visual Arts Advisory Committee

Anchorage, AK
2011


Bethel Council on The Arts

Bethel, AK
2004 - 2002


AWARDS / INVITATIONS


Arts Innovation Award

Futures Rising Exhibition - The Leonor R. Fuller Gallery, SPSCC, Olympia, WA
2020


Best in The West Grant

Studio renovations, Bethel, AK
2012


Alaska State Council of The Arts Percent for Art

Lower Kuskokwim School District, Bethel, AK
2009


“Making Art Outside of Your Own Culture”, Guest Speaker

Haskell Indian Nations University and The University of Kansas, Lawrence
2007


Governor’s Awards for The Arts and Humanities Alaska Artist Centerpiece

Fairbanks, AK

2007


COLLECTIONS / PUBLIC ART


Alaska State Council of The Arts Contemporary Art Bank

Anchorage, AK
2010


State of Alaska One Percent for Art - Morning Light Ascending

Lower Kuskokwim School District, Bethel, AK
2009


Lower Kuskokwim School District - Portrait of Gladys Jung

​Bethel, AK
2009


University of Alaska, Fairbanks, KUC - Mural Project

Bethel, AK
2007


Yupiit School District - Mural Project

Akiachak, AK
2005


Akiachak Tribal Community - Elder Portraits

Akiachak, AK
2005


Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center Museum

Bethel, AK
2002


RESIDENCIES


Caldera

Sisters, OR
2015


SELECT EXHIBITIONS


2019               Faculty Exhibition, The Kenneth J. Minnaert Gallery at SPSCC, Olympia, WA

2018               Arts Walk, Capitol Florist, Olympia, WA

2017               Faculty Exhibition, The Kenneth J. Minnaert Gallery at SPSCC, Olympia, WA

2017               Wild Things, The Kenneth J. Minnaert Gallery at SPSCC, Olympia, WA

2017               Fragments of the Anthropocene, Miele Gallery, Petersburg, AK

2016               MFA Thesis Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland OR

2016               Chromophobia, Stall Gallery, Portland, OR

2015               What I’ve Tasted of Desire, What I Know of Hate, PNCA, Portland, OR

2015               Shadows of Ash, The Lodge Gallery, Portland OR

2015               Heaps of Light, Valentine’s, Portland, OR

2015               MFA VS First Year Exhibition, Disjecta Gallery, Portland, OR

2014               Altered Ground, MFA VS, The Lodge Gallery, Portland, OR

2013               Just in Time, Yupiit Cultural Center Museum, Bethel, AK

2007               Artique LTD, Anchorage, AK

2006               Lost and Found, The Art Guild Gallery, Bethel, AK

2003, 2004    Yupiit Cultural Center Museum, Bethel, AK

2003 – 2014  The Art Guild Gallery, Bethel, AK

2002               Passages, Yupiit Cultural Center Museum, Bethel, AK

1996, 1997    Lawrence Art Center, Lawrence, KS

 
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