1989: Sports Reporting Internship with the Minneapolis Star-Tribune
1990: B.A. in Journalism from the University of Minnesota
1995: MFA in Documentary Photojournalism from the Academy of Art College
â€¢ Photography Internship with Newsday
â€¢ Eddie Adams Workshop
1995-96: Retraced Mark Twain’s route around the world on the 100th anniversary of his journey.
1996-97: Photographed the Green Bay Packers during their Super Bowl-winning season for Dick Schaap’s book: Green Bay Replay.
1998: Received exhibit production grant from ShopKo for 3-year Wisconsin museum tour of Green Bay Replay photographs
1998-2000: Repeated trips to Cuba to document contemporary life.
2002: Received $5,000 grant from the Montana Historical Society to photograph Bobby Brooks Kramer: A Montana Legend
2003: Staff Photographer for the Houston Press
2006: Two photographs from Cuba project acquired by the Houston Museum of Fine Art
â€¢ Exhibited 50 photographs from Green Bay Replay at the Neville Museum in Green Bay
â€¢ Exhibited 25 photographs from Cuba project at the International Photography Gathering in Aleppo, Syria
â€¢ Participated in group show: Artists Responding to Violence Against the Earth at the Museum of Cultural Arts Houston/FotoFest
2007: Honorable Mention in Editor & Publisher’s Pictures of the Year Contest
2008: Selected as Photojournalist of the Year by the Houston Press Club
Currently, I am an independent photographer living in Houston, Texas.