2010                                University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota.  B.F.A. emphasis in Ceramics, B.A. in English Literature, Minor in Chinese Studies
2011                University of Minnesota Post-Bac Program

Selected Exhibitions
2010                Its Only Clay 2010. Bemidji, Minnesota
2010                Talent Award of Nassauischen Sparkasse: Mixed Media - Ceramics Plus. Ceramics Museum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany
2010                NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2009                Its Only Clay 2009. Bemidji, Minnesota
2009                North Dakota Pottery Collectors Society 3rd Annual Pottery Show and Competition. Wahpeton, North Dakota
2008                1000 Miles Apart Invitational Show. University of Regina, Canada

2009                First, Second, and Third Place in North Dakota Pottery Collectors Society 3rd Annual Pottery Show and Competition
2008-09           Mavoureen Anderson Fine Arts Scholarship

Related Experience
2011-June        Medalta Historic Clay Center Resident. Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
2009                Constructed a 5 cubic ft. downdraft wood kiln. Grand Forks, ND
2008                Participated in a workshop at the University of North Dakota, building a Manabigama under the direction of John Theis and Bill Van Gilder
2007-08           University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND. Studio Technician

Professional and Related Affiliations
2006-08           President of the University of North Dakota Ceramic Arts Organization.
2006- Present  NCECA member
Gallery Affiliations
The Third Street Gallery, Grand Forks, North Dakota.