Born:  Washington, DC. 1968

2013-Present consultations and lessons via Skype with Reiner Hansen.

2002-2004 Private lessons in drawing and Old Masters Flemish (multiple layering) painting techniques from Reiner Hansen.

2001-2002 Private drawing and oil figure painting lessons with Marvin Werlin.

1995 Master of Music Degree (composition) from the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University.

1992 Bachelor of Fine Arts in music from the California Institute of the Arts.


2014 One person show at Aurora in Novato, California.

2014 Participated in San Francisco-wide annual open studios.

2009-Present. Several commissioned portraits of San Francisco residents.

2008 One person show at Magnet, San Francisco.

2007-2008. One person show at the Castro Country Club, San Francisco.

2006 Joint show open studio with artist Patrick Spaulding.

2004 Participated in  San Francisco-wide annual open studios.

2003 Participated in San Francisco-wide annual open studios.

2002 Participated with two pieces in Visual Aid charity auction and the Eagle, San Francisco. Several other yearly donations to Visual Aid “Big Deal” over the next decade.


Works are held in private collections in Northern California, New York City, and Miami.