- B.F.A., painting, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1980
- M.A., communication arts, New York Institute of Technology, 1986
Serving as course organizer for SIGGRAPH's "Acting and Drawing for Animation" workshop in 2004; supervising production and compositing for award-winning animation, "Skoffee," screened at Animex, SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, Port City Animation Festival, AnimEX, VisionFest and Kalamazoo Animation Festival International
Awards, recognitions and honors
Producer, compositor and editor on Gold Remi Award-winning work "Escape"; international oil and digital paintings exhibits; finalist in the Fractal Design Contest for "Maria Theresa and Gramps"
International Animated Film Society, Association for Computing Machinery SIGGRAPH, Women in Animation, Savannah Chapter, Contemporary Animation Society
Publications and Presentations
Illustrated covers, "6 Plays and Poems in Translation," 2011.