Create an art classroom focused on methods of creating artwork, not just a finished product–where students learn ways of thinking that aid them in school and in life.

Teaching Experience

Art Teacher, Woodburn Academy of Art Science & Technology — Woodburn, Oregon —  2016-present

Teaching: Art I, Art II III & IV, Photography, and Visual Design & Communication

Created and implemented original lesson and unit plans for all Art and Design classes. 

Developing skills in classroom management, differentiation, SIOP, backwards design, discussion techniques, assessment strategies, support strategies, culturally responsive curriculum, and student-centered curriculum development

Using time management skills to conduct teacher research and create student feedback in a timely manner    Integrating knowledge of adolescent development and conflict resolution into instruction, classroom management, and student interactions

Engaging in support for all students, including those who are gifted, Emerging Bilinguals, and are on IEPs

Lead Student teacher, Milwaukie High School — Milwaukie, Oregon — 2015-2016

Lead Student Teacher: Ceramics, Art & Technology, Art 1


  • Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling — Portland, Oregon —  Master of Arts in Teaching — 2016 — Oregon Preliminary Teaching License, PK-12 with Art Endorsement
  • Pacific Northwest College of Art — Portland, Oregon — Bachelors of Fine Art in Painting — 2015


Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Prezi, Graphic Design, Animation, Ceramics,  Drawing, Knitting, Painting, and Photography


Art Group Exhibition

2015, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, Thesis Exhibit

2014, February, Loowit Brewery, Vancouver, WA

2013, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, BFA Juried Show


:Art Residency:

2014, Fall, Leland Ironworks, Oregon City, OR,