ARTIST & AUTHOR
2013 Memoir, No End Of The Bed, Knotted Tree Press
2008 - 2018 Blog posts,
2011 Short Story, “Pentecostal,” Jersey Devil Press
2004 Poem, “Birth,” Monkey Bicycle 3
2003 Poem, “Transpose,” Monkey Bicycle 2
1999 Painting, Georgia O’Keefe, George Fox University Wineskin
2016 Solo Show, Migration, Sous Sol Winery, Seattle, WA
2015 Solo Show, Regeneration, The Alibi Room, Seattle, WA
2015 The Best Of Gage Exhibition, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
1998 Grand Prize, George Fox University Art Competition, Newberg, OR
2019 Presentation, The Totemic Significance of the Deer in Iron Age Scythian and Sarmatian Cultures, Master of Liberal Arts Colloquium, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
2018 Presentation, The Problem with Purity, American Humanist Association Conference, Las Vegas, NV
2017 Presentation, The Elusive Afterlife, Seattle Skeptics and Science Enthusiasts, Seattle, WA
2015 Interview, Deep Sex Talk with Liam Scheff, Ucy.tv, Truth Frequency Radio, Denver, CO 90.7 FM, Eugene, OR 97.3 FM
2013 Book Release Party, No End Of The Bed, Hugo House, Seattle, WA
2006 - 2020 Freelance Editor & Consultant, New York, NY & Seattle, WA
Provided editorial notes for writers of fiction and narrative non-fiction.
Discussed opportunities within the publishing market place.
2011 - 2015 Art Model, Gage Academy of Art, Georgetown Atelier, Cornish College of the Arts, Digi Pen, Northwest College of Art & Design, and various art studios, Seattle, WA
Collaborated to create pose and setting for figurative painters.
Ability to be within the pose for long sessions and successive days.
2007 Director of Publishing, La Familia Publishing, Seattle, WA
Responsible for acquisitions, development, and distribution.
Writer and editor for marketing and public relations.
2006 Artist’s Assistant, Via Max, New York, NY
Assisted pop artist, Peter Max, with daily inventory.
Collected works from the studio, and arranged for shipment.
2005 - 2006 Literary Agent, Artists and Artisans Inc., New York, NY
Represented several clients and built connections in publishing.
Provided extensive editorial notes and plot direction for writers.
2018 - 2019 Master of Liberal Arts, Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts & Sciences, Baltimore, MD
2013 - 2014 Fine art and studio practice, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
2002 - 2003 Italian 101-103, Seattle Language Academy, Seattle, WA
1997 - 2001 Bachelor of Science, Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising, Writing & Literature minor, George Fox University, Newberg, OR
2020 Volunteer, Y-WE Young Women Empowered, Seattle, WA
Assisted at special events to provide mentorship and career development for diverse young women between the ages of 13-26.
2011-2018 Leader and Host, Writer’s Group, Seattle WA
Organized weekly meetings and guided editing sessions.
Provided editorial feedback on participant’s book projects.
2016 Studio Monitor, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
Maintained the studio set-up and staging for a 10 week long pose.
Collaborated with the artists and the model.
Freeland, WA 98249