E D U C A T I O N
Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Fine Arts: May 1987
Academic Honors: 1983, 1986
Augusta Fisher Porter Award Sculpture: 1984
Juried Exhibition Painting, Three Rivers Arts Festival: 1986

Syracuse University, Florence, Italy
Painting/Photography: 1985

The School of Visual Arts, New York, New York
Drafting /Architectural History: 1988-1989


P R O F E S S I O N A L  H I S T O R Y

March 2007- present

Director of Business Development/ Partner- Mother Image, Jersey City, New Jersey

May 2003-present
Creative Consultant- Clients: Avanti Press, Julia Smith Photography

April 2002-May 2003
Director of Photography-Getty Images, New York

April 2001-April 2002
Director of Creative Development-Getty Images, New York

August 1998-March 2001
Director of Photography-Tony Stone Images, New York

January 1992-August 1998
Director of Photography, Vice President-Liaison Agency, New York

January 1990-October 1992
Picture Editor -Avanti Press, New York

January 1988–January 1990
Photo Researcher - The Image Bank, New York



P R O F E S S I O N A L  A F F I L I A T I O N S
Pro Arts, Jersey City, NJ 2005-present
Art Directors Club of New York: 2001-2003
International Center of Photography- Presidents Council 2003
Judge:  New Jersey Art Director’s Club Award: May 2002    
Photo District News Photo Annual: May 2002
PIX Digital Contest: December:2001
Panel Monitor: Photo District News’s 30: Oct 2001
Speaking Engagements:
New York University, School of Visional Arts, Fotofusion,
Photo Plus Expo New York, ASMP Boston, various Getty Images events

 

T E A C H I N G
Kaplan Cooperative Preschool, Hoboken, NJ 2003-present