- B.F.A., The University of Akron
- M.F.A., Kent State University
"To annually see my paintings hanging in the gallery walls of the Cleveland Museum of Art during the prestigious May Shows."
Awards, recognitions and honors
ADDY Awards including Best of Show, Gold, Silver and Bronze; Cleveland Society of Communicating Artist Awards; Penny Awards including Best of Show; CASE National Grand Gold; Columbus International Film & Video Festival Award
American Advertising Federation, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Butler Museum of American Art, Telfair Museum of Art