Education
2008-2009 MFA Study in Painting, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
2004-2008 BFA in Painting, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Awards
2018 Director's Choice Award, Art from the Heartland Exhibit, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN
2018 Hoosier Women Artist, Indiana Statehouse
2017 Best Drawing, 39th Elkhart Juried Regional Art Exhibition, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN
2017 Purchase Award, Open Space: Art About the Land, Minnetrista Center, Muncie, IN
2017 Second Place, Horizon: Contemporary Landscape, Community Arts Center, Danville, KY
2017 Mixed Media First Place, Michiana Annual Art Competition (MAAC), Box Factory, Saint Joseph, MI
2017 Hoosier Women Artist, Indiana Statehouse
2017 Curator's Award, Northern Indiana Artist's 75th Anniversary Exhibit, Midwest Museum of American Art
2017 Glenda Cobb Bixby Award for Expressionistic Work, All Member NIA Exhibit, Kroc Corps Community Center
2016 Purchase Award, 38th Elkhart Juried Regional Art Exhibition, Midwest Museum of American Art
2016 Honorable Mention, 2016 Elkhart Art League Juried Show, Arts on Main
2016 Carolyn Jagodits Memorial Award, All Member NIA Exhibit, Kroc Corps Community Center
2015 Third Place, Open Space: Art About the Land, Minnetrista Center
2008 Office of the Dean Purchase Award, 73rd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University
2008 Willy Derwenskus Memorial Award in Watermedia, 73rd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University
2007 President's Purchase Award, 72nd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University
2007 Office of the Dean Purchase Award, 72nd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University
2007 The Jean Ousley/Anderson Mixed Media/Painting Award, 72nd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University

Publications/Features
2018 Thalia Magazine, Issue #1 September/October, Pages 8-10 and Cover Artist
2018 WoArt Blog by Christina Massey
2018 The Jealous Curator, Art for Your Ear Podcast, Episode 134
2018 Spirituality & Health Magazine, May/June Issue, Page 42
2018 Create! Magazine, Spring Issue 9, Page 126 and Cover Artist
2018 The Jealous Curator, Page 4 by Danielle Krysa
2017 CreativPaper Magazine, Issue 007, Page 156
2017 Midwest Museum of American Art's Elkhart Juried Regional exhibit gives area artists chance to shine by Becky Malewitz, The South Bend Tribune
2017 Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 37, Page 50
2017 Elkhart Artists get to display work inside Indiana Statehouse for a year by Sam Householder, The Elkhart Truth, No. 155
2015 Abstract Artist Let's Viewers Come to Their Own Conclusion by Laurie Lechitner, The Paper, Vol. 43, No. 32

Public Collections
Anderson Museum of Art, Anderson, IN
University of Notre Dame, Department of Electrical Engineering, Notre Dame, IN
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Upcoming
2018 The Other Art Fair by Saatchi Art, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL, September 28-30
2019 Solo Exhibition at The Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN February-April

Solo Exhibitions
2016 A Momentary Flourish, Heartha Whitlow Gallery, Box Factory, Saint Joseph, MI, April 22-June 4
2016 Radicle Traces, Gordy Fine Art & Framing Company, Muncie, IN, March 3-April 2

Current Exhibitions
2018 Hampton Inn Downtown, Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN
2018 Hoosier Women Artists, Office of the Treasurer, Indiana Statehouse, Indianapolis, IN

Group Exhibitions
2018 Art From The Heartland, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN
2018 West on Warren, Middlebury, IN
2018 Hoosier Women Artists of 2017, Haan Mansion Museum of Indiana Art, Lafayette, IN
2017 95th Annual All Media Exhibition, Ann Arbor Arts Center, Ann Arbor, MI
2017 Small Works Show, Groundwork! Gallery, New Bedford, MA
2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey, MI
2017 Open Space: Art About the Land, Art Association of Henry County, New Castle, IN
2017 39th Elkhart Juried Regional Art Exhibition, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN
2017 Horizon: Contemporary Landscape, Community Arts Center, Danville, KY
2017 6th Annual Encaustics Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, Chicago, IL
2017 Michiana Annual Art Competition (MAAC), Box Factory, Saint Joseph, MI
2017 Michigan Fine Arts Competition, (MFAC), The Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI
2017 Northern Indiana Artist's 75th Anniversary Exhibit, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN
2017 Hoosier Women Artists, Office of the Treasurer, Indiana Statehouse, Indianapolis, IN
2017 All Member NIA Exhibit, Kroc Corps Community Center, South Bend, IN
2016 Open Space: Art About the Land, Minnetrista Center, Muncie, IN
2016 38th Elkhart Juried Regional Art Exhibition, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN
2016 The Yard Show, Krasl Art Center, Saint Joseph, MI
2016 South Bend Museum of Art Juried NIA Exhibit, South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
2016 Heartland Artists Regional Juried Exhibit, Heartland Artists, Plymouth, IN
2016 ArtPrize 8, Palatte Coffee & Art, Grand Rapids, MI
2016 Elkhart Art League Juried Spring Show, Arts on Main, Elkhart, IN
2016 Berrien Artists Guild Spring Member Show, Box Factory for the Arts, Saint Joseph, MI
2016 All Member NIA Exhibit, Kroc Corps Community Center, South Bend, IN
2015 Monkey Thunder 5, Gordy Fine Art & Framing Company, Muncie, IN
2015 Open Space: Art About the Land, Minnetrista Center, Muncie, IN
2015  2nd Annual Summer Invitational, Gordy Fine Art & Framing Company, Muncie, IN
2015 Stories of the Ordinary: NIA Juried Exhibit, MoonTree Studio & Gallery, Donaldson, IN
2009 Cane Art Fair, UM Project Space in Wynwood, Miami, FL
2009 What’s New with You? UM Project Space in Wynwood, Miami, FL
2009 University of Miami Annual Juried Student Competition, Lowe Art Museum, Coral Gables, FL
2009 Art 5961, Art Sublimed Space, Miami, FL
2008 Cane Art Fair 2008, UM Project Space in Wynwood, Miami, FL
2008 FLAT, Edge Zones, Miami, FL
2008 The Painters, UM Project Space in Wynwood, Miami, FL
2008 New Graduate Students, CAS Gallery, Coral Gables, FL
2008 Dreams: a state of abstraction; BFA Exhibition in Painting, Ball State University Atrium Gallery,  Muncie, IN
2008 73rd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN
2008 Wax and Water, The Artist Within, Muncie, IN
2008 Nina B. Marshall Memorial Women’s Faculty and Students Exhibition, Ball State University Atrium Gallery, Muncie, IN
2008 Paintings from Ball State Students and Faculty, Indiana University Kokomo Art Gallery, Kokomo, IN
2008 Visioni Italiano: Art in Italy, Ball State University Atrium Gallery, Muncie, IN
2007 72nd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN
2007 Nina B. Marshall Memorial Women’s Faculty and Students Exhibition, Ball State University Atrium Gallery, Muncie, IN
2006 START Gallery Show, Ball State University Student Center, Muncie, IN
2006 Melt Down, The Artist Within, Muncie, IN
2006 71st Annual Student Art Exhibition, Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN
2006 Nina B. Marshall Memorial Women’s Faculty and Students Exhibition , Ball State University Atrium Gallery, Muncie, IN
2006 Just Add Water, The Artist Within, Muncie, IN
2006 Minnetrista 16th Annual Juried Art Show & Sale, Minnetrista Center, Muncie, IN