Bachelor of Arts, 1978
University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO
[Emphasis in Art, Art History, and Photojournalism]
St. Louis Community College at Meramec, 1999-Present
• Photography Instructor: Photography 1, Photography 2 & Electronic Photo Studio
• Acclaimed CVT Workshop Instructor: Digital Photography, Digital Camp, Digital Workflow for Professional Photographers, Digital Photo Studio: Figure Studies
Photographer, Media Services, 1998-Present
St. Louis Community College at Meramec
• Responsible for Campus Promotional Photography that includes: portraits, brochures, email campaigns, posters et al.
• Photographic coverage for events taking place on campus
• Provides web photography for departmental and faculty sites
CP Lab, Hasco International, St. Charles, Missouri
• Produced photographic products for studios in Detroit and Chicago and evaluated and communicated film exposure and lighting problems to the studios daily.
• Tracked and analyzed monthly statistics concerning late orders, product errors and photographic paper waste.
• Hired, supervised and trained a 15 member photographic production team.
• Conducted photographic seminars for studio personnel.
• Assisted in closing lab, outsourcing work, closing studios in Detroit and selling inventory.
University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, 1984-89
• Supervised large copy, small copy, slide duplication, E-6 processing, black/white processing, printing, studio sessions and location photography.
• Hired, trained and supervised a staff of four photographers.
• Served as photographic consultant to a diverse academic community.
• Established and monitored outside vendors for photo services not available in-house.
Owner / Photographer, 1989-94
Reflex Photo, Union, Missouri
• Established, owned and operated a high-quality, cost-effective alternative to major studios specializing in location and studio photography complimented with custom processing. Key clients included Stone Hill Winery, St. John's Hospital, Clemco Industries and Barefoot Arabian.
National Association of Photoshop Professionals, 2001 – Present
Professional Photographers of America, 2001 – Present
Missouri Community College Association, 1998 – Present
American Federation of Teachers, 2001 – 2005