​​​​​​​​​​EDUCATION:

• BA, Psychology and Art, San Jose State University
• C​ommunity College Teaching Credential, Art and Design, UC Berkeley

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

• Co-owner of graphic design business, Graphics Nouveau, Richmond, CA
• Graphic Designer and Instructor, Contra Costa College, San Pablo, CA
• Ad Designer, The Daily Californian newspaper, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
• Graphic Designer/Photographer, The Mariner’s Log newspaper, Richmond, CA
• Arts and Crafts teacher, Harding Elementary School, El Cerrito, CA
• Art Therapist, VA Hospital, Palo Alto and El Dorado Guidance Center, San Jose, CA

EXHIBITIONS:


• ARC Gallery, "Sacred and Profane" (online exhibit), San Francisco, CA 2016

• Expressions Gallery, "Life with Pets and Animals", Berkeley, CA 2016

• Pinole Artisans Gallery, "Elements and Layers", Pinole, CA 2016

• El Cerrito Library, "First Place Winners from ECAA Annual Show", El Cerrito, CA 2016

• DMV, "International Cultures", El Cerrito, CA 2016
• Sun Gallery, "Day of the Dead", Hayward, CA 2015

• Mira Vista Country Club, "ECAA Invitational", El Cerrito, CA 2015

• Alameda Art Gallery, "My Travels", Alameda, CA 2015

• San Pablo Art Gallery, "Well Seasoned", San Pablo, CA 2015

• El Cerrito Library, "Paws to Read", El Cerrito, CA 2014

• Payn's Stationery, "Flora and Fauna", Berkeley, CA 2014

• ARC Gallery, "Mayhem" (online exhibit), San Francisco, CA 2013

• Sun Gallery, "Anything Goes", Hayward, CA 2013

• Marvin Gardens Real Estate, "Florals", Kensington, CA 2013 

• San Pablo Art Gallery, "Mandalas", San Pablo, CA 2013

• Expressions Gallery, "This Land is My Land", Berkeley, CA 2012
• Sun Gallery, "Wild, Wild, West", Hayward, CA 2012

• Solano Grill & Bar, "ECAA Invitational", Albany, CA 2012

• Alameda Art Gallery, "Spirit of the Southwest", Alameda, CA 2012

• Rengstorff House, "Painting a Model in Victorian Dress", Mountain View, CA 2012
• Alameda Art Gallery, “Mandala Series”, Alameda, CA 2011

• Cinema Place Gallery, “Out on a Whim”, Hayward, CA 2011
• Rengstorff House, “Fall Arts Festival”, Mountain View, CA 2011
• El Cerrito Library, “Novel Destination”, El Cerrito, CA 2011 
• Santa Fe Alchemical Art Salon, “Enlightenment Through Experience”, Santa Fe, NM, 2010

• 2022 Bar and Gallery, "Obras Femininas", Oakland, CA 2010
• Diablo Valley College Library, East Bay Artists Guild Exhibit, Pleasant Hill, CA 2010

• Frank Bette Center for the Arts, "Les Femmes et Fleurs", Alameda, CA 2010
• Glenn Gallery of Art, “My Funny Valentine”, El Cerrito, CA, 2010
• John Muir Medical Center, Juried Art Show, Walnut Creek, CA, 2009
• Frank Bette Center for the Arts, “StarStruck”  Exhibit, Alameda, CA, 2009
• Eclectix Gallery, “Dementions: The Halloween Show”, El Cerrito, CA, 2009
• Frank Bette Center for the Arts, “You Are There” Exhibit, Alameda, CA, 2009
• Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, “Florals”, Kensington, CA, 2009
• Eclectix Gallery, “All Gurlz Show”, El Cerrito, CA, 2009


AFFILIATIONS:

• Alameda Art Gallery, Alameda, CA

• El Cerrito Art Association, El Cerrito, CA
• Pinole Artisans Gallery, Pinole, CA



Artist's CV/Resumé