Chowan University, Murfreesboro, NC Defining Space. October 2022

Two paintings in online show, Hung Juried 2.0, Glave Kocen Consulting, May-June 2022

Visual Art Studio, Richmond VA Defining Space, Paintings May, June 2022

Visual Art Studio, Richmond VA, One person show, Richmond Crape Myrtles, drawings, October, 2018.

Collegiate School, One person show, response to 9/11,

paintings, entitled, Corporeal, 2012.

Gaithersburg Fine Arts Center, Gaithersburg MD: Two person show, June 1994.

Art Space, Richmond VA, Three person show, 1991.

St. Paul’s Church, Richmond VA: One person show, 1990.

Renee Reston Gallery, Richmond VA, 1988.

Henry Street Gallery, Richmond VA, 3 person show, 1987.

Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville VA, 3 person show, 1987.

Twentieth Century Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA. Regional Juried Competition, Juror, Julie Boyd, Assistant Curator, VMFA.

Southeast Exhibit at Center Gallery, 1987, Chapel Hill NC. Juror, Joseph Shannon, former Curator and Chief of Exhibitions, Hirshhorn Museum.

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk VA, Irene Leach Memorial Biennial Exhibition. Juried by Nancy Hoffman of Hoffman Gallery, New York.

Virginia Beach Arts Center, Virginia Beach VA, Signed and Numbered Invitational Exhibit, 1982.

Gallery Chrysalis, Ltd., Westhampton Beach NY, 1982.

Ghent Gallery, Norfolk VA, 1981-1985.


Collegiate School, Richmond VA, 1988 to present. Art Teacher, Upper School during entire period. Fine Arts Chair, (Fine Art, Music, Photography & Drama), from 1989 to 2004.

Collegiate School. Search Committee for Upper School Head 2015- 2016

Collegiate School. Strategic Task Force for Curriculum Development,


Collegiate School. Chair, Interdisciplinary Committee for Ten-Year Evaluation of School, Virginia Association of Independent Schools.

Collegiate School. Developed pilot class with English teacher combining American Art History and Literature and an Art Foundation Class, 1994-5.

Collegiate School. Strategic Thinking Committee for Development of Long Range Plan, 1993-4.

Richmond Arts Council: Arts Advocacy Committee, Partners in the Arts, 1993-94, 1995.

Collegiate School. Search Committee for Upper School Head, 1992-93.

Collegiate School. Member of Building Committee, 1991-93.

Collegiate School. Co-authored K-12 Visual Arts Curriculum, 1988 – 89.

Marymount School, Richmond VA, Art Teacher, 1981 – 1988.

Our Lady of Lourdes School, Richmond VA, Art Teacher, Grades 1-8, 1974 to 1980.

Richmond Area Catholic Schools Art Show, Co-Chair, Regency Square, 1978, 1980.

Catholic Diocese of Virginia, Fine Arts Curriculum Committee, Chair, 1978-79, 1979-80.

Binford Middle School, Richmond Public Schools, Art Teacher, 1973 – 74.

York County Schools, Tabb High School, Tabb VA, Art Teacher, 1972-73. Tabb Middle School, Art Teacher, 1970 – 72.

Participated in writing Art Curriculum for York County VA Schools, Summer 1972.

Toymaker of Williamsburg, North Henry Street, Williamsburg, VA, Manager, 1972.

York County Education Association, Personnel Policy Committee, Member, 1971.


Virginia State Certification in Art – Elementary & Secondary Levels, Post Graduate Professional Certificate, current.

EDUCATION: Master of Humanities, University of Richmond, Richmond VA, 1978.

Bachelor of Science in Education, Cum Laude, with Honors in Fine Arts, Hofstra University, Hempstead NY, 1970.

Virginia Commonwealth University, 4 semesters painting classes.

National Association of Independent Schools, Working with Faculties Workshop, Airlie VA, 1993.

Women Working with Clay Symposium, Hollins University, Hollins, VA, June 2018

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN, Deetz Painting Workshop, 2015

Clay Art Center, Port Chester NY: Pete Pinnel workshop, 2017. Sam Chung Workshop 2012

Baltimore Clay Works, Baltimore MD. Workshop with Jeff Oestreich.

Oxbridge Academic Programs, The Paris Teacher Seminar,

Paris, France, 2000

Virginia Commonwealth University, 4 semesters painting classes.


Collegiate School Faculty Grant with Biology Teacher: Curriculum Development: Drawing to Understand. 2017

National Council of Education for the Ceramic Arts, (NCECA): Presenter, “Blue & White Pottery,” Kansas City, KS, March 2016.

Collegiate School Faculty Grant; Using the ipad for “painting” inspired by David Hockney

Virginia Commonwealth University, 4 semesters painting classes.

Virginia Art Education Association, Electronic Gallery. Winner 1994.

Collegiate School: Winner of the Julia A. Williams Grant for Faculty Development, 1994.

National Art Education Association, Conference, Baltimore, MD, 1994. Presenter, “No Move Generic Still Lives – Helping Students to Self – Expression.”

University of Virginia, Interpretation Center for Liberal Arts, Recognition in Studio Art – Art History, 1989.

National Art Education Association Convention, Merit Award Winner, Electronic Gallery, 1987.

National Art Education Association Convention, Honorable Mention, Electronic Gallery, 1986.

Rhode Island School of Design, Named one of America’s Top Art Teachers, Honors Seminar, 1983.


National Council of Education for the Ceramic Arts, National Art Education Association