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2008 - 2012           The Ohio State University, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Columbus, Ohio

GPA 3.62/4.00

Graduated Cum Laude March 2012

Dean’s List all quarters from Winter 2008 - Winter 2012


Grants, Scholarships and Publications

2023     The Ohio State Alumni Magazine, Fall 2023 Issue

2022    Maker 2 Manufacturer Grant, Catalyst Connections

2018     Dwell Magazine publication August 2018 Issue

2013     Awarded Artist Supply Grant from The Greater Columbus Arts Council

2012     Awarded Higher Education Partnership Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts

2010    New Glass Review 31, p. 28, Published by Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY




2023    The Shops at Corning Featured Artist, NY

            1 Week Residency, 3rd Degree Glass Factory, MO

2022    2 Week Residency, Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA




2023    Featured Artist 2300, Corning Museum of Glass, NY

            Guest Lecturer, The Ohio State University, OH

            Featured Artist 3rd Degree Glass Factory, MO


2022    Blown Away Season 3 Contestant, Netflix, 3rd Place Finish

            Refract Seattle Demonstrating Artist, Seattle Glass Blowing Studio, WA

            Visiting and Demonstrating Artist, Franklin Park Conservatory, OH

            Featured Artist Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA


Teaching Experience


2024    Hot Assembly Minhi England and John Sharvin, Corning Studios, NY

2023    Master Class Minhi England and John Sharvin, 3rd Degree Glass Factory, MO

2022    TA for Jay MacDonell and Michiko Sakano, Lighting 2.0, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

            TA for Bri Chesler, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

2021    Beginning 3d modeling and 3d Printing, Protohaven, Pittsburgh, PA

            CNC Machining and Modeling, Protohaven, Pittsburgh, PA

2019    TA for the De La Torre Brothers, Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA

2018    Wood and Metals Coordinator, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

2016    Hot 3 Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA

2015    Teen Boot Camp Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA

            Beginning Adventures in Glass, Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA

            Hot 1 Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center

2014    Hot 1 TA, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Fall 2014

            Tutored Students at OSU for glass blowing, 2012-2013




2020     Silica Valley, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pennsylvania

             Silica Valley, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio




2023    UnDefined, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

            Brilliant, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio


2022    Aspire 2, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

            Brilliant, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio


2021    Life Forms, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts

            Gathered Locally, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

            Second Nature, Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens, Pennsylvania


2019    Small Sculptures: Big impact, Strohl Art Center, Chautauqua, New York


2018    Making the Ordinary Extraordinary, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


2017    Making the Ordinary Extraordinary, Erie Art Museum, Erie, Pennsylvania

            The State of Art Glass, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio


2016    Life Forms, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

            Life Forms, Houghton Gallery, Corning, New York

            Directions, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio


2015    Small Works Exhibit, 616 Gallery, Sewickley, Pennsylvania

           Out of the Archive and Into the Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2012   What’s in a Goblet, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio

           April-October Short North Gallery Hop, 83 Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

          Green Drinks, Urban Arts Space, Columbus, Ohio

          Senior Thesis Exhibition, Swing Space Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

          L.E.T.T.E.R.S., The Ohio State Clean Space Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2011   Holiday Gallery Hop, Short North, Columbus, Ohio

           The Market at Serendip Gallery, Powell, Ohio

Work Experience

2015 - 2022           Pittsburgh Glass Center Studio Technician Manager, Pittsburgh, PA

                        Maintain, design and build studio equipment

                        Teach Technician Apprentices about studio mechanics

                        Manage day to day studio operations


Workshop Experience

One Week Cold working and Sculpting class with Ethan Stern,

Pittsburgh Glass Center, 2016

One Week Intensive Sculpting class with Raven Skyriver and Kelly O’Dell,

Pittsburgh Glass Center, 2015

One Week Intensive glass class with Hiroshi Yamano, Pittsburgh Glass Center, 2015

One Week Intensive Sculpting class with Ross Richmond, Pittsburgh Glass Center, 2014

Two week workshop with the de la Torre brothers, Penland School of Crafts, 2012

Two week glass furnace construction workshop run by Chuck Lopez, Ohio State, 2011

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