Galleries and  Exhibitions:

  • Come Out St Pete Woodfield Fine Art, Finalist 2018.

  • Spectrum Miami Art Fair, Circle Foundation for the Arts Finalist, 2018.

  • Woodfield Fine Art Gallery, 2017-present.

  • St.Pete ArtWorks, 2016-present.

  • Florida CraftArt, greeting cards, 2017-present.

  • Tampa Regional Artists juried exhibition, Merit Award, April, 2018.

  • Morean Art Center, 2017, 2018.

  • Come Out St. Pete 2017.2018.

  • Cider Press exhibit, "All the World's a Stage", August, 2017." Female Persuasion" 2018.

  • Suntan Art Gallery, St. Pete Beach, 2015-present. members show honorable mention, 2016; 1st place 2017.

  • Davidson Fine Art Gallery exhibit, St. Petersburg, Sept., 2016.

  • Sarasota Fine Arts Festival, March, 2016.

  • 100 Artists Show, St. Petersburg, Nov., 2015, Feb., 2016, Nov., 2016, Feb., 2017, Nov., 2017, Third place open award show.

  • Dallas Contemporary Design District Market, August, 2014.

  • Momo’s in the Quadrangle, Solo show, Dallas, 2012-2013; and 2014.

  • Irving Art Association, TX & Neighbors Regional jurored exhibit, April 2012.

  • Crooked Tree Coffeehouse, Solo show, Dallas, October 2011.

  • McKinney Avenue Contemporary member show, August 2011.

  • League for Innovation Exhibition, representing Brookhaven, at Mountain View College, February 2010.

  • Under the Influence of Water, The Cedars Gallery, February 2010.

  • Irving Arts Center, August 2009; 2014.

  • Trinity Arts Guild, jurored exhibit, May, 2009.

  • Irving Arts Center, regional jurored exhibit, April 2009.

  • Studio 2600, 2007.

  • Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Hallworks, July 2005, June 2004.

  • Brookhaven Community College, Dallas, Fall 2005, Fall 2004, Spring and Fall 2003.

  • Texas Visual Arts Association, Dallas, May 2005, October 2003, May 2003, 2001.

  • Rockwall Artists League, national juried exhibition, juror: Charles Wylie, Dallas Museum of Art Curator of Contemporary Art, November 2002.

  • 500X, 1999.

  • Ann Cushing Gantz Studio, 1998.


Professional Organizations:

  • St Pete Art Alliance

  • Morean Art Center

  • Dali Museum

  • Artists of Tampa Bay

  • St. Pete ArtWorks

  • Gulf Coast Artists' Alliance

  • Suntan Art Center

  • Florida Craft Art

  • Dallas Contemporary



  • Studied art in Texas, New Mexico and California under: Carolyn Anderson, Michael Workman, Kim English, Ellen Soderquist, Connie Connally, Marla Ziegler, Suzanne Kelly Clark, Jane Starks, Chong Chu, Don Taylor, Ann Cushing Gantz, Carol Scott, and Chancellor Page.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, St. Louis University

  • Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing, St. Louis University


Artwork in the Collections of:

PLAN of North Texas; Human Rights Initiative; Nancy Beck;  Mary McDermott Cook; Webb and Debby Spradley; Hicks and Vicki Morgan; Dick and Annette Lentz; Claire and John Christian; Sara and Larry Baitch; Mark and Joanne Donheiser; Paul and Patty Walnick; Camille and Scott King; Ezell and Becky Autrey; Peter and Colleen Bowler; Jon and Susan Maxwell; Missy and Michael Collins; Lise Dearborn; Dan and Betsy Garner; Charlotte and Robert McGuire; Barb and Mark Morganfield; Monica Bailey; Ashley Cook; Bee Tennyson,  all of Dallas;  David and Jennifer Sortino, San Francisco;  Marie Johnson, San Diego; Javier and Nancy deAnda, Laredo; Barb and Arnie Smith, Houston;  Barb and Dan Garton, Wisconsin; Scott and Maria Schaffer, Delaware; Karen Touche Lightstone, Nova Scotia;  Eric Dazey, Van Buren, Missouri; Tom and Mary Logan; Philip and Pam Gipson;  Christoper Gipson; Elizabeth Durbin; Margaret Madden; Glenn and Cathy Vatterott;  David and Tina Danforth,  all of St. Louis.


Professional Service:

  • Pass-A-Grille Woman's Club Fundraiser donated painting, 2018.

  • Art support group volunteer instructor at CASA (Community Action Stops Abuse), St. Petersburg, 2017-present.

  • Empath/Suncoast Hospice Fundraiser, Wine, Art and Heart, St. Petersburg, 2017.

  • Initiated art program at Planned Living Assistance Network (PLAN), which provides support for persons with severe mental disorders; instructor of painting January 2006-2014.

  • Curated and hosted art exhibit of PLAN members’ work at Continental Lofts Gallery, September 2008 and April 2010.

  • Initiated art program at Austin Street Shelter, 2007; instructor of painting 2007-2011.

  • Conducted research on the use of visual art as a means of self-expression in adolescent drug abusers at the State Psychiatric Hospital, St. Louis.

  • Art donated to Dallas Contemporary auction, 2010.

  • Art donated to Aids Services of Dallas auction, 2012.

  • Art donated to The Hockaday School of Dallas auction, 2000, 2006.

  • Art donated to Human Rights Initiative, Dallas, 2013.

  • Art donated to Cancer Support Community North Texas fundraiser, 2013,