About


  • MA in German Literature, English Literature, Communication Science and Comparative Literature from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet, Munich, Germany

  • Fellow of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

  • Canberra, Australia

  • Lansing, MI

  • Los Alamos, NM

  • Oak Ridge, TN

  • Photography Certificate, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

  • Memberships: Arts & Culture Alliance Knoxville, A1LabArts Knoxville, Camera Club of Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge Art Center, Professional Photographers of East Tennessee

  • Juror: Camera Club of Oak Ridge, Tennessee Valley Fair Photo Competition, Dogwood Arts Chalkwalk, East Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition

  • Bailey Opportunity Grant Recipient 2020

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  • SHOWS

  • 2020 Portals: Windows, Mirrors, and Doors (Juror: Elizabeth Avedon) https://photoplacegallery.com/online-juried-shows/windows-mirrors-and-doors-2020/

  • 2020 Abstract '20 Southeast Center for Photography Greenville SC (Juror: Blue Mitchell) https://www.sec4p.com/abstract-20-ss?mc_cid=d6e5302f1d&mc_eid=780fd0108e#

  • 2020 Six Feet Photography Project Juried Group Show - Click! Photography Festival https://clickphotofest.org/galleries/six-feet-photography-project/

  • 2020 A1Labarts Members Exhibition Mail Art https://www.a1labarts.com/event/a1-members-exhibition/

  • 2020 Juried Open Show Oak Ridge Art Center (Juror: Kim Winkle) Bill Wheat Memorial Award for Excellence in the Photographic Arts

  • 2020 "Work by Recipients of Bailey Opportunity Grants" https://www.knoxalliance.com/bailey-exhibition-fy21/

  • 2020 "Knoxville Photo" Juried Exhibition (Juror: Rocky Kenworthy) - Best Entry of ACA Member, Best Digital Imagination https://www.knoxalliance.com/knoxville-photo-2020/

  • 2020 "Through the Lens V" Oak Ridge Art Center

  • 2020 "Obscura II - Alternative Photography and Time-based Media" Big Camera & A1 Knoxville

  • 2019 "Who Are You?" Colorado Photographic Arts Center Denver (Juror: Roula Seikaly) https://cpacphoto.org/who-are-you/

  • 2019 Juried Open Show Oak Ridge Art Center (Juror: Victoria Boone)

  • 2019 "Impressionism" Broadway Studios Knoxville - Juror's Choice Award

  • 2019 Knoxville Community Darkroom Show

  • 2019 "Nothing Bigger than a Breadbox" Emporium Knoxville

  • 2019 "Knoxville Photo" Juried Exhibition (Juror: Lynette Miller) https://www.knoxalliance.com/knoxville-photo/

  • 2019 National Juried Exhibition Arts & Culture Alliance Knoxville (Juror:Raymond Padron) - Best Entry of ACA Member https://www.knoxalliance.com/national-juried-exhibition/

  • 2019 "Women's Work: Parity" Oak Ridge Art Center

  • 2019 "Connections" A1 Annual Juried Exhibition Knoxville

  • 2019 "The Naked Print" Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts (Juror: Stephen Fisher) https://www.riphotocenter.org/the-naked-print-a-juried-exhibition/

  • 2018 Juried Open Show Oak Ridge Art Center - Bill Wheaton Memorial Award

  • 2018 "Knoxville Photo" Juried Exhibition

  • 2018 "Rethink: Common Denominator" Oak Ridge Art Center

  • 2018 "Metamorphosis III" Oak Ridge Art Center

  • 2018 Dogwood Arts Regional Art Exhibition

  • 2018 "Best of Camera Club of Oak Ridge Salon" Dogwood Arts Gallery Knoxville

  • 2017 "Postcards from Home" Oak Ridge Art Center

  • 2017 National Juried Exhibition Arts & Culture Alliance Knoxville (Juror: Dorothy Habel) - Best Entry of ACA Member

  • 2016 "Through the Lens V" Oak Ridge Art Center - Black & White Award

  • 2016 "Knoxville Photo" Juried Exhibition

  • since 2016 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Commission Gallery of Arts Tribute

  • since 2016 Arts in the Knoxville Mayor's Office

  • since 2015 Arts in the Airport TYS Knoxville

  • since 2014 Tennessee Valley Fair Photography Show - multiple Best of Shows

  • since 2013 Camera Club of Oak Ridge Annual Salon - multiple Best of Shows