Biographical Statement



I am an artist and teacher, currently Associate Professor of Ceramic Art at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.

I earned an MFA from the New York College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 1996 and studied at both the Kansas City Art Institute and Penn State University, receiving a BFA in ceramics in 1994.

Professionally, I'm active in presenting workshops and lectures and participating in residencies, including visits to Haystack Mountain School of Craft, Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, and the Robert McNamara Foundation. My works are represented at The Luise Ross Gallery, New York City and are held in numerous private and public collections including, the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City, FuLed International Ceramic Art Museum, Beijing, China, Haan Musuem, and Indiana State Museum.