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Education: MFA School of Visual Arts, 1992
                   BFA Syracuse University, 1981 Cum Laude
                   Art Education Certificate, Parsons School of Design, 2004

College Level Teaching:  
      New Hampshire Institute of Art, Chair Illustration Department Fall 2006-present
      Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. 2000-May 2006 
      	 *Nominated teacher of the Year 2002, 2003, 2004
      Parsons School of Design, New York City 1992-2006
              Special Programs: Pre-college Academy, High School Drawing Class 2002-2005 
                       On Site 5 week Summer Intensive: New York City 2000-2005, Paris 1998
              Illustration Department: Sophomore Concepts 1997-2000, Materials & Methods 2000
              Foundation Department: Drawing Fundamentals 1994-95, Design Studio 1994-1999
  	  Continuing Education: The Practical Illustrator, 1992-96
      Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City 1996-97 
                       Illustrator as Documentary Artist, Drawing III
      School of Visual Arts, New York City 1992 The Practical Illustrator
      Cape Cod Community College, Hyannis, Massachusetts 1989-1991
                       Life Drawing, Illustration I&II
Visiting Artist: Norman Rockwell Museum, painting on site 1995-96, 1999, 2001-03
                       Society of Illustrators, National Lecture Series, New York City 1995 
                       Syracuse University, 1993, 1994 on site/Illustration Concepts
Books: Teaching Illustration: The Education of an Illustrator, by Steven Heller & Marshall  Arisman,
                       In the Children’s Garden: illustrated, text by Carole Lexa Schaefer, Henry Holt 1994

Editorial / Magazines:
Print Magazine: ‘Then, in an instant, Gone,’ Text and illustrations chronicling 9/11 September 2002
U&lc: ‘Inspired by Signage, Lettering and Typography in the World Around Us’, June 1999                     
Boy’s Life: ‘Brian’s Return’, text by Gary Paulsen, March 1999
Yankee: ‘The Molly Stark Trail: A Hero Goes Home’, Bennington to Brattleboro, Vermont October 1998
Print Magazine: ‘A Stunned Immense Silence,’ Oklahoma City, April 22-24;
             Text and on site paintings from the Oklahoma City bombing, April 1995
Sports Illustrated: ‘The Veranda‘, text by John Garrity, Masters Tournament, April 1995
New York Magazine: ‘My Breast’, text by Joyce Wadler, one woman’s breast cancer, April 1992                                                      
             ‘Baby Hunt’, One couple’s adoption search, cover art and series, July 1993
New York Times: Metro Section; About New York, Our Towns, illustrations on-site, 1991-1993
Large Scale Corporate Installations: 
	 Dean & Deluca Café 11th Street and University Place, New York City
	 Orlando Convention Center, Orlando Florida
	 Robin Hood Foundation Library Initiative, 4 Murals for Bronx Public Schools
	 2006 ‘New look and feel’, NY JETS Corporate campaign

Assets: I am naturally athletic, happy, hard working, and proficient in the French language.
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