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Education 

Master of Fine Arts, Creative Writing, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2015

Master of Fine Arts, Visual Arts, Washington State University, 2012

Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art (concentration in Printmaking), double major in Geology, Whitman College, 2010

Exhibitions 

FloriFauna, Waldo Road Studios, Gainesville, FL, 2020

StudioSix, Waldo Road Studios, Gainesville, FL, 2019

Anolis Symposium VII, Fairchild Botanical Gardens, Coral Gables, FL, 2018

Artist-in-Residence Exhibition, Monroe Station, Big Cypress National Preserve, Ochopee, FL, 2017

Cold-Blooded Creations, National Reptile Breeders Expo, Ocean Center, Daytona Beach, FL, 2016

Tananascape, The PUB, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2015

Electron Drawings, The Writing Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2015

Muralist Invitational, River City Brewing, Spokane, WA, 2014

Unearthed, The PUB, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2014

Ologies/ Ographies (permanent collection) Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA, 2013

MFA Thesis Show, Washington State University Museum of Art, Pullman, WA, 2012

Territory, Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane, WA, 2012

Up Shop, The Design Collaborative, Spokane, WA, 2012

Death Masks, Grande Ronde Cellars, Spokane, WA, 2012

Mineral Paintings, GAS Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, 2012

Terrain, Music City Building, Spokane, WA, 2012

Landmarking, Gallery Two, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 2011

La Palouse, CUB Gallery, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 2010

Senior Thesis Show, Sheehan Gallery, Whitman College, 2009

Nothing Loess, Brasserie Four, Walla Walla, WA, 2009

 

Public Art

Lilac City (Mural), Cedar Street Overpass, Spokane, WA, 2014

 

Publications

“A Bird’s-eye of a Badland,” Antipodes, American Association of Australasian Literary Studies, Forthcoming

“Lawmaking--and Breaking--in Verse,” Antipodes, American Association of Australasian Literary Studies, 2017    

“Growing Up in Murky Water,” Antipodes, American Association of Australasian Literary Studies, 2016               

 “Over-Ripe,” Clarity, U. Alaska Press, 2015

Student Support & Instructional Experience

Academic Support Center Tutor, Purdue University Global, 2020-Present

Site Manager, GEAR UP, Washington State University Early Outreach, 2020

Senior Instructional Specialist in Art and English, TRIO & Santa Fe College (FL), 2018-Present Writing Lab Tutor, Santa Fe College, 2018-Present

English Instructor, Daytona State College, 2015-18

Writing Specialist, Daytona State College, University of Central Florida Writing Center, 2015-18

Test Writer, Center for Educational Testing and Evaluation, University of Kansas, 2015-17

Rural Student Services & Writing Center Tutor, TRIO & University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2013-15 English Instructor, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2012-15 Foundations & Painting Instructor, Washington State University, 2010-12

 

Awards, Honors & Grants

Artist/Writer-in-Residence, U.S. National Park Service, Big Cypress National Preserve, 2017

Professional Development Opportunity Awards, Daytona State College, 2016

Academic Excellence Symposium Award, Daytona State College, 2016

Best Literary Journal Design, Newpages, 2014

Spokane Arts Commission Grant, Public Works, Spokane, WA, 2014

Collaborative Arts Grant , University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2014

George McDaniel Writing Fellowship, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2013

Siler Fellowship for Art, Washington State University, 2010

Perry Award for Art, Whitman College, 2009

William O. Douglas Merit Scholarship, Whitman College, 2005-09 Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship, Olympia, WA, 2005-09

National Merit Scholar, NMSC, Evanston, IL 2005-09

 

Conferences & Research

Presenter, International Writing Center Association Annual Conference, Writing Center Frontiers, Denver, CO, 2016   

Workshopper, International Writing Center Association Annual Conference, Writing Center (r)Evolutions, Pittsburgh, PA, 2015               

Researcher, Collaborative Initiatives in Resource Development, Daytona State/University of Central Florida Writing Centers, Daytona Beach, FL, 2015

Panelist & Juror, CINE Golden Eagle Film Awards, Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK, 2015

Presenter, Pacific Rim Conference on Literature & Rhetoric, Anchorage, AK, 2013

Coaching, Mentoring & Volunteering

Track & Field Coach, Bradford County High School, Starke, FL, 2020 Florida Standards Assessment STEM Support, Bradford County School District, Starke, FL,      2020

FarmShare Food Distribution, Lake Butler, FL, 2019 Student Athlete Mentoring Program, Daytona State College, Daytona Beach, FL, 2017-18 Passport to the Arts Workshopper, Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane WA, 2012

Unity in the Community Booth Manager, Spokane, WA, 2011 Biology & Geology Instructor, Mobius Kids Science Museum, Spokane, WA, 2009-11

                   

Certifications & Trainings

College Reading & Learning Association Certified Tutor, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL, 2020 120-hour Advanced TEFL Certificant, Premier TEFL, Int. English Language Testing Systems, 2020

Intro to Hurricane Mitigation, Incident Command System, and National Incident Management System, FEMA, 2020

CPR/ AED/ First-Aid (ECC, ILCOR, AHA & OSHA compliant), National CPR Foundation, 2020

Brightspace Learning Management (D2L) 101 & 102, Daytona State College, Daytona Beach, FL, 2017-18

Teaching English Composition (ENGL685) & Mentored Teaching in English (ENGL681), University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2012-15

 

Other Professional Skills

Outreach, Graphic Design, Administrative/ Managerial/ Directorial, Field Work & Data Collection, Software (Brightspace, Brainfuse, Canvas, Cranium Cafe, Google      Apps, Office365, Adobe Creative Suite), Fluency in French