Curriculum vitae Education: Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art, Maryland Institute College of Art Master of Media Arts, University of South Carolina Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art, University of South Carolina Art Exhibitions: "Art/Re/Art II", Morganton, NC "Art/Re/Art I", Morganton, NC "David Shurbutt Sculpture", University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, NC "trusted, secure", Slayer Gallery, Columbus, OH "Senses", LIT Gallery, Chattanooga, TN "MFA in Studio Art Thesis Exhibition", Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD "Artfields", Lake City, SC "National Works on Paper Online Biennial", William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ "Art of the South", Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN "Fresh" Association for Visual Arts Gallery, Chattanooga, TN "Connections", Non-Fiction Gallery, Savannah, GA "Artfields", Lake City, SC "Drawing Discourse", University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, NC "Masks", Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA "Annual Exhibition", Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA "David Shurbutt Photographs", Courthouse Gallery, Virginia Beach, VA "David Shurbutt Photographs", Humana Gallery, Virginia Beach, VA "Annual Exhibition", Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA "Faculty Show", McKissick Museum/University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC "Fabricated Fictions", Weekend Gallery, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC "Prints and Photography", Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC "Arts Commission Annual Competition", McKissick Museum, Columbia, SC Select Museum Projects: "Sayaka Ganz: Reclaimed Creations", North Carolina Arboretum, Asheville, NC "Making Scents: The Art and Passion of Fragrance", North Carolina Arboretum "Wicked Plants: The Exhibit", North Carolina Arboretum "Nature Connects", North Carolina Arboretum "Wild Survival", North Carolina Arboretum "3..2..1 Blast Off", Children’s Museum of Denver, Denver, CO "Project PeeDee", Clemson University, Clemson, SC "Swamp Things", Schiele Museum of Natural History, Gastonia, NC "Buffalo Nation: Plains Indian Cultures", Schiele Museum of Natural History "Birds!", Schiele Museum of Natural History "High Seas to High Shoals", Schiele Museum of Natural History "Ursa Major: The Great Bears of North America", Schiele Museum of Natural History "T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous", Virginia Aquarium, Virginia Beach, VA "Dolphins: Virginia’s Marine Mammals", Virginia Aquarium "Chesapeake Bay Discovery Lab, Virginia Aquarium, Virginia Beach, VA "Virginia Sea Turtles: Timeless Travelers", Virginia Aquarium Career: Instructor, Art Studio Program, Asheville Art Museum Instructor, Art Studio Program, Spartanburg Art Museum Exhibits Curator, The North Carolina Arboretum Exhibits Manager, Children’s Museum of Denver Chief of Exhibits Design and Development, The Schiele Museum Exhibits Technician, Virginia Aquarium Exhibits Technician, National Aquarium in Baltimore Adjunct Instructor, Department of Art, University of South Carolina Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Media Art, University of South Carolina Media Arts Assistant, South Carolina Arts Commission Exhibits Artist, Riverbanks Zoological Park and Gardens Community Service: Founder, "Kai’s Memorial Scholarship Fund", Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Volunteer, Asheville Art Museum Volunteer, Denver Museum of Nature and Science Volunteer, Discovery Place Fundraiser, "Kai’s Memorial Marathon Miles", Thunder Road Marathon Fundraiser, "Kai’s Memorial Mountains to Sea", Cycle North Carolina Officer, Charlotte Sierra Club Virginia State Coordinator, National Association for Museum Exhibitions (NAME), Current and Past Affiliations: Alumni Association, Maryland Institute College of Art Alumni Association, University of South Carolina Asheville Art Museum Spartanburg Art Museum College Art Association Denver Art Museum Museum of Nature and Science Virginia Association of Museums American Alliance of Museums National Association for Museum Exhibitions