Education

2021The Ohio State University. MFA, Art & Technology. Graduate Teaching Assistantship

2017St. Mary’s College of Maryland. BA, Digital Media. Film & Media Studies Minor. Magna Cum Laude, Dean’s List

Field Studies

2019 — University of Tsukuba. Pop Culture Field Study. Ibaraki, Japan 

2016 — Accademia Italiana. Animation & Design Study. Florence, Italy 

Teaching Experience

2021—2022Columbus College of Art and Design. Creative Summer Workshop and College Preview Instructor. Curriculum Development for Youth & Community Learning. 

2022 — Columbus City Schools. CCS STEAM Pathways, Curriculum Development Specialist. 

Columbus Academy. ArtsMania Workshop Instructor. Comics & Narrative Practice.

2018—2021 — The Ohio State University. Instructor of Record.

Community Leadership

2022-Current — Navigator, Greater Columbus Arts Council – Member of an inaugural cohort of artists serving as a liaison between local resources, city/state funding, and emerging creators. Specific focus on LGBTQ+ and disabled artists.

2021-2022 — Co-Founder, Columbus Cartoon Coalition – Develops programming and community space for local comic artists. Event coordination, volunteer projects, publications.

2018-2021 — Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee Member for the Council of Graduate Students at OSU – Developing rules, policies and standards for graduate students, with a specific interest in promoting LGBTQ+ friendly policy.

Public Collections & Works

2023  — Egg Prize Installation, Columbus Metropolitan Library. Columbus, OH

2022  — Sullivant Avenue Revitalization Project, utility mural. Columbus, OH 

Columbus Metropolitan Library Newspaper Archive. Columbus, OH

2021  — Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum. Columbus, OH 

2018 — Lucky Cat Museum. Cincinnati, OH

2017 — Artists-Environmentalist Collection. St. Mary’s City, MD

Solo Exhibitions

2022  — Animunculi, Blockfort Studios. Columbus, OH    

2017   —  r e s i s t w a v e, Montgomery Hall. St. Mary’s City, MD 

Leaving Normal, Cole Cinema. St. Mary’s City, MD

2016Working Observational, Candy Cummings Gallery. Lexington Park, MD

Group Exhibitions

2023  — GOOD TIMES by Mujer Manifesto. Moontower Cider Company. Austin, TX

2022  — Correspond. Atrium Gallery at Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI

17 Days Project. The Bret Llewellyn Art Gallery at Alfred State College. Alfred, NY

17 Days Project. Atrium Gallery at Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI

2021Franklinton Pride Film Festival. Gravity. Columbus, OH

Proximity, Urban Arts Space. Columbus, OH

Fergus Scholarship Exhibition. Urban Arts Space. Columbus, OH 

2020 — North Louisiana Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. Robinson Film Center. Shreveport, LA 

Louisiana LGBT+ Film Festival. LGBT Center of New Orleans. New Orleans, LA 

Giving OUT. Campus Pride. Charlotte, NC

Mad Royal Film Festival. Wexner Center for the Arts. Columbus, OH

Cloud Crusher. Hopkins Hall Gallery. Columbus, OH

East-Central ACDA Screening. Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI

2019Golden Hour. The Fort. Columbus, OH

Chromatic: LGBTQ+ Experience in Columbus. Wild Goose Creative. Columbus, OH

No Evil Eye: Radical Microcinema. Wexner Center for the Arts. Columbus, OH

COMPAS Art & Technology Showcase. STEAM Factory. Columbus, OH 

Ohio Shorts. Wexner Center for the Arts. Columbus, OH

Threads. Hopkins Hall Gallery. Columbus, OH

2018Columbus Moving Image Art Review. Hagerty Cinema. Columbus, OH

Your Arts Mag: Pride Exhibition. 934 Gallery. Columbus, OH 

49th Annual Exhibition. Boyden Gallery. St. Mary’s City, MD 

Awards and Fellowships

2022Nominee for the Core Value Award: Respect. Columbus College of Art & Design

2021Individual Artist Grant, Greater Columbus Arts Council

John Fergus Family Scholarship, Fergus Foundation

Nominee for the Graduate Associate Teaching Award, The Drake Institute

2020Society of Fellows Graduate Research Grant, Global Arts + Humanities

Best Short Film. Mad Royal Film Festival

Tech Hub Student Projects Grant, Tech Hub 

2019Art & Technology Award, COMPAS Art Educators

2018LGBTQ Advocacy Award, Academic Services at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Rhoda-Stark Memorial Award for Queer Activism, Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Joanne Klein Memorial Award for Activist Filmmaking, Department of Theater, Film, and Media Studies at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Juror’s Choice Award for Outstanding Work, Boyden Gallery

2017St. Mary’s Professional Fellowship, Department of Computer Science at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

St. Mary’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Department of Theater, Film, and Media Studies at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

2015St. Mary’s Merit Grant, St. Mary’s College of Maryland (2015-2017)

Continued Education Grant, St. Mary’s College of Maryland (2015-2017)

Publications

2023GOOD TIMES. Published by Mujer Manifesto

2022CX3 Anthology. Published by Columbus Cartoon Coalition.

Polar to Prairie. Getaway Zine. Published by 934 Gallery. 

Mittens. Published in Issue #9 of The Columbus Scribbler

2021Apoqueerlyptic. Published by The Ohio State University Department of Art

Across Adobe. Instructional eBook. Published by the New Media and Robotics Lab

2019EnbyLife Journal. Spring 2019. Published by Pink Advocate

2018Avatar Magazine. Spring 2018, Cover. Published by St. Mary’s College of Maryland 

2017Avatar Magazine. Spring & Fall 2017. Published by St. Mary’s College of Maryland

2016 — Avatar Magazine. Spring & Fall 2017. Published by St. Mary’s College of Maryland

We Will Win! – Resistance Zine Vol. 1. Published by Philadelphia Socialists

Curation

2022 — Zenith. Loann Crane Center. Columbus, OH

Create Together Group Show. Joseph V. Canzani Center. Columbus, OH 

2021 — Saturday Morning Artists Exhibition. Loann Crane Center. Columbus, OH

Emerging Artists Exhibit. Loann Crane Center. Columbus, OH

REvisitations. New Media Laboratory. Columbus, OH

Radicant Bodies. Hopkins Hall Gallery. Columbus, OH

2020 — Art of the Remix. New Media Laboratory. Columbus, OH

Can You See My Screen? Hopkins Hall Gallery. Columbus, OH

2019 — Non-Human Intelligence. Hopkins Hall Gallery. Columbus, OH

2018 — Fields of Transduction. Collaboratory. Columbus, OH