- Garden Photographic Society, October 2017 Nature in View group exhibition at the Chicago Botanic Garden, 3 images
- Garden Photographic Society, April 2016 Nature in View group exhibition at the Chicago Botanic Garden, 3 images.
- African Daisies selected as poster image by Chicago Botanic Garden staff to represent the 2016 Nature in View exhibition.
- Curt's Cafe, Evanston IL, July - October 2015. Sixteen image solo exhibition of my personal project investigating horses and ownership.
- Garden Photographic Society April 2015 Nature in View group exhibition at the Chicago Botanic Garden, 2 images.
- Digital Photography School, October 2017, How to Make Natural-Looking HDR Images with Aurora HDR 2018.
- Digital Photography School, August 2017, Troubleshooting 4 Tricky Photography Situations – What Would You Do?
- Digital Photography School, July 2017, Quick and Dirty Method of Using the Photoshop Spot Healing Brush Tool.
- Digital Photography School, June 2017, How to Practice Low Impact Nature Photography.
- Big Sky Yoga Retreats, May 2017, Cowgirl Yogatography Goes Wild.
- Out of Chicago, March 2017, Using Targeted Adjustments in Lightroom for Equine and Wildlife Photography.
- Digital Photography School, March 2017, How to Plan a DIY Photography Retreat.
- Digital Photography School, February 2017, dPS Writer’s Favorite Lens – the Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L-Series Lens.
- Digital Photography School, January 2017, Four Advantages of Using Lightroom Collections.
- Digital Photography School, January 2017, Review of the New Sigma 500mm F4 DG HSM OS Sport Lens.
- Digital Photography School, December 2016, Five Fun Ideas for Making Festive Holiday Images.
- Digital Photography School, November 2016, How to Find Fulfillment as an Amateur Photographer.
- Digital Photography School, November 2016, Step by Step Plan for Backing Up Your Images While Traveling.
- Digital Photography School, October 2016, Five Photography Rules You May Want to Ignore.
- Digital Photography School, October 2016, 4 Reasons Never to use the Delete Button on your Camera.
- Digital Photography School, September 2016, Why Shooting with the Joyful Abandon Approach Can Improve Your Photography.
- Digital Photography School, August 2016, How to Use Lightroom’s Transform and Crop Tools to Improve Composition.
- Out of Chicago, March 2016, Capturing the Art of Horses.
- Out of Chicago, December 2015, Skip this Common Travel Advice.
- Out of Chicago, November 2015, Interview.
Events and Teaching
- October 2017, Cowgirl Yogatography Guest Photography Teacher..
- June 2017, Out of Chicago Summer Conference Instructor.
- June 2017, Getting Started: Equine Photography, a presentation for the Lake County Camera Club.
- February 2017, Co-founded Wild Horse Photography Collective with PJ Kaszas.
- January 2017, Morocco! A collaborative presentation with Tony Reynes for the Garden Photographic Society.
- Summer 2016, Teaching at the Track.
- April 2016, second annual Tempel Farm photo tour, Horsing around Chicago: Photographing the Tempel Lipizzans.
- January 2016, Out of Chicago Winter Conference Instructor.
- October 2015, Garden Photographic Society Member Spotlight: Equine Personal Project.
- July 2015, inaugural Tempel Farm photo tour.
- April 2015, The Art of Digital Photography, presentation for the Barrington/Northwest Community Associates of the Art institute of Chicago.
- 2017-2018, Garden Photographic Society Public Relations Liaison.
- 2015, 2016 and 2017, Out of Chicago Summer Conference Volunteer Coordinator.
- 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Garden Photographic Society Program Director.
- 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Garden Photographic Society, Nature in View Committee.
- November 2015, Chicago Area Photography School presented by CACCA: Chicago Area Camera Club Association, introduced guest speakers including Anne Belmont, Tim Grey and Jennifer Wu.
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- Bachelor of Fine Arts in art history, with a concentration in studio arts.
- Cum Laude.
- Ohio University, Athens, Ohio.