Education.

2018          MFA Candidate in Metal, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

2015          BFA, School for American Crafts, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Shows/Exhibitions.

2017         Place and Time, Fine Arts Building Rotunda, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

                 here/now,CHRCH Project Space, Cottekill, NY

                 Nine Points of Departure, Sojourner Truth Library, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

                 Materials: Hard & Soft, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

2016         Autor Contemporary Jewelry Fair, Grand Hotel du Boulevard, Bucharest, Romania 

2015         Arm Candy, EatMetal Art Jewelry Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

                 2016 Niche Awards Student Finalist, Niche Awards, nicheawards.com

                 Momentum, Juried Student Exhibition, SNAG Conference, Boston, MA

                 protect|transform, BFA senior thesis exhibition, Dyer Arts Center, Rochester Institute of Te chnology, Rochester, NY

                The School for American Crafts 2015 Senior Exhibition, Gallery R, Rochester, NY

                Metal Interpretations,Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY

2014        The Gallery of Fashion, Fashion Week of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Acted as the liaison between Fashion Week of Rochester organizers and participating RIT Jewelry Designers

                 Student Honors Show, Fine Craft Show, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

                 Changing Hues: Color Embraced by Metalsmiths Around the World, The Ganoskin Project, Online,                       www.ganoksin.com/exhibition/changing-hues   

                 Undergraduate Honors Show, Bevier Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2013         Undergraduate Honors Show, Bevier Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2012         RESOURCED/Response, ArtRage, Syracuse, NY

2011          Fetish: A Juried Jewelry and Metalsmithing Exhibition, Coyne Gallery, Syracuse, NY

Employment.

2017-        Saturday Arts Lab Graduate Assistant, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

Present

2015-        Bench Jeweler, Ayesha Studio Jewelry, Englewood, NJ

2017

2015         Teaching Assistant, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2014         Gallery Assistant, Bevier Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2014         Bing Bang NYC/Anna Sheffield, Production Intern, Summer, New York, NY

2013         Biba Schutz, Bench Jeweler Intern, Summer, New York, NY

2011          Rutheny Jewelry, Assistant Jeweler, Croton-On-Hudson, NY

Awards/Achievement.

2018         Penland Winter Residency, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

2017        JCK Design Center Editor’s Choice Awards Finalist, JCK Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

                JCK Juried Exhibition – Design Center Kickstarter, JCK Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

2014        Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 

                Myra Goldstein Scholarship, Women’s Jewelry Association, New York, NY

                The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Metals & Jewelry Design Endowed Scholarship, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

                 Barbara Heinrich Studio Award for Outstanding Junior, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2013         Studio Leadership Award, Rochester Institute of Technology Metals and Jewelry Department, Rochester, NY

Professional Affiliations.

2016-        American Craft Council Member

Present

2014-        Women’s Jewelry Association member

Present 

2012-       Society of North American Goldsmiths member

Present