2019 Honorable Mention.Valley Art Gallery ‘Around & About Diablo 2019’ Exhibit, Walnut Creek, CA.
2019 Best of Show Artists’ Choice. Blackhawk Gallery ‘Reflections’ Exhibit, Danville, CA.
2018 Second Place. Valley Art Gallery ‘Bay area Life 2018’ Exhibit, Walnut Creek, CA.
2017 First Place Merit. ADAS ‘Primavera’ Exhibit, Danville, CA.
2016 Best of Show Artists’ Choice. Blackhawk Gallery ‘Evolution’ Exhibit, Danville, CA.
2013 Honorable Mention. ADAS ‘Art in the Park’ Exhibit, San Ramon, CA.
2007-2012 Numerous awards inc.Best in Show, Grand Prize, and First Place, LJA Shows, Pleasant Hill, CA.
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2019 June-2020 January Studio Seven Arts Gallery, Pleasanton, CA.
2019 Valley Art Gallery, ‘Around and About Diablo’ Walnut Creek, CA
2019 JPG@The Bank, ‘LAA Member Show’, Lafayette, CA
2018 Village Theatre Art Gallery, ‘Mix It Up’, Danville, CA
2018 Valley Art Gallery, ‘Bay Area Life 2018’, Walnut Creek, CA
2017 Moraga Art Gallery, featured artist, ‘Beauty Near and Far’, Moraga, CA
2017-2019 Blackhawk Plaza, “Primavera,” Danville, California
2016 Lafayette Art & Wine Festival, ‘Local Artists Alley’, Lafayette, CA
2015 Piedmont Center for the Arts, ‘LAA Group show’, Piedmont, CA
2015 Valley Art Gallery, ‘Slopes of Diablo’, Walnut Creek, CA
2014 Bedford Gallery, ‘Walnut Creek Turns 100’, Walnut Creek, CA
2014 Moraga Art Gallery, featured artist, ‘Illuminated By Nature’, Moraga, CA
2014 Orinda Library, ‘LAA Group Show’, Orinda, CA
2013 San Ramon Community Center, ‘Art In The Park’, San Ramon, CA
2013 Bankhead Theater, ‘ADAS Rotating Gallery’, Livermore, CA
2013 Jack London Square Pavilion ‘Pro Arts East Bay Open Studio’, Oakland, CA
2013-2017, Moraga Art Gallery, numerous group shows, Moraga, CA
2012-Present, Blackhawk Gallery, ongoing group shows, Danville, CA
2010-Present, Valley Art Gallery, ongoing group shows, Walnut Creek, CA2008, 2009 John Muir Medical Center, ‘Las Juntas Artists Group Exhibit’, Walnut Creek, CA
Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2019-Present Office Evolution, Walnut Creek, CA
2014-2016 Various Locations, MAG Rotating Galleries, Moraga, CA.
2013 Various Locations, ADAS Rotating Galleries, Danville, CA.
2008-2012 Contra Costa County Libraries, LJA Rotating Galleries, Pleasant Hill-Walnut Creek, CA
2007-2014, Contra Costa County Offices, LJA Rotating Galleries, Pleasant Hill & Martinez, CA
2006 & 2008 456 Montgomery Street, Solo Exhibits, San Francisco, CA.
Ongoing self-study of art-making methods and media.
Ongoing Art Demonstrations & Workshops, including Plein Air Convention 2019 in San Francisco, CA, and Stuart Shils painting workshop 2014 in Sedona, AZ.
2001-2007 Civic Arts Education (Center for Community Arts) classes and workshops incluing painting (still life, plein air, abstract) and mixed media, Walnut Creek, CA.
1993 College of Notre Dame (Notre Dame de Namur University). Master of Arts in Art Therapy & Family Therapy.
1987 Oregon State University. Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design.
Artist Associations: California Art Club, Alamo Danville Artists Society, Lamorinda Arts Alliance