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Curriculum Vitae">

Teaching/ Visual Art


Let’s Talk Graphic, ​Maine Humanities, Graphic Novel, 2014
Drawing for Beginners class, Fiddlehead Center for Art, Drawing, 2014
Substitute Teacher, Sculpture, Maine College of Art, Spring Semester, 2013
Visiting Artist/ Internship, Reiche Elementary School​, Portland, Maine, 1995


Teaching Experience
Guest ​Dance Instructor, Saco Parks and Recreation, 2015
Guest Dance Instructor, CK Burns School, Jackson, Michigan, 2010
Guest Dance Instructor, Jackson School for the Arts, ​Parkside Middle School, Michigan, 2009-2010
Dance Workshop, The Dance Center​, Adrian, Michigan, 2010
Guest Dance Instructor, Blue Lake Arts Camp w/Berlin Ballet Co.​, Adrian, Michigan, 2010
;Blissfield Center for the Arts, Blissfield, Michigan, 2009-2010
Guest Performer, Blissfield Girl Scout International Festival​, Blissfield, Michigan, 2009
Arts Instructor, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan​, 2007-2008
Dance Faculty, Summer Festival of the Arts​, SW Harbor, Maine, 1987-2006
Guest Choreographer/ Assist. for Spring Show, University of Southern Maine​, 2003-2004, ‘01
​Dancer/ Choreographer, New Dance Studio, Portland, Maine, 1997-2003
Dance Instructor, Schoodic Arts Festival, ​Winter Harbor, Maine, 2000, ‘99
Guest Artist, Deering High School​, Portland, Maine, 1999
Guest Choreographer, “Gypsy”,​ Machias, Maine 1997
Guest Choreographer/ Workshop, College of the Atlantic​, , Bar Harbor, Maine, 1996
Visiting Artist/ Internship, Reiche Elementary School​, Portland, Maine, 1995
Dance Workshop, Harbor House​, SW Harbor, Maine, 1995
“​Red Sneakers”/ Guest Choreographer, The Theater Project, Brunswick, Maine, 1995

Dance Workshop, Maine College of Art​, Portland, Maine, 1995
Guest Artist / Workshop, Bowdoin College​, Bowdoin, Maine, 1995
Guest Choreographer/ Workshop, Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio, ​Portland, Maine, 1995
Guest Artist, Bangor Dance Studio​, Bangor, Maine, 1993
Visiting Artist, Davenport Center​, Bowdoin, Maine, 1991
Dance Workshop, University of Vermont​, Burlington, Vermont, 1991
Guest Artist/ Workshop, Belfast Dance Studio​, Belfast, Maine, 1992, ‘90, ‘87
Dancer/ Workshops, Art Moves Dance Studio​, 1986-1990
Performance/ Installation

Cornered and Drawn, Portland Museum of Art, Portland First Friday, collaboration
   with Jeff Badger, Maine, 2012
On The Way, Guest Performer, Jackson Red Cross Fundraiser, collaboration with James Eitzen, Jackson, Michigan, 2011
To DwellNotwithstanding, Staff Show: From The Inside II, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland,Maine, 2006
Hokey Poke/ No Joke, “Plugged –In Fest” Guest of Aaron Stephan, Center for Contemporary Art/ Space Gallery​, collaboration with Dave Henderson, Rockport/Portland Maine, 2005, ‘04
Videographer​ for installation with Marguerite Karl, Institute of Contemporary Art/ MECA​, 2004
C.A.E.R.; FIRE; PM/AM; 1000 Cranes, Guest of Aaron Stephan, Space Gallery, Portland, Maine, 2003 ​
Loft, My, Stillhouse Theater, ​​Portland, Maine, 2003
C.A.E.R., Maine College of Art​/ Student Gallery, collaboration with Clark Gifford, 2002
When I Was A Boy, Graduation Exhibition, ​collaboration with Clark Gifford, 2002
My Dead Body, Student Gallery, MECA, 2001
Methodology: Black Box Theater, Student Gallery, MECA, ​2001 ​
Pigeons, Student Gallery,​ MECA, 2001 ​
Guest Artist: Wormhole, The Skinny​, Portland, Maine, 2001
​In​ ​Passing, Space Gallery​, collaboration with Gabriel Adams, Portland, Maine, 2000
Do You Remember Me?, Student Gallery, MECA, 2000
My Soul In Flight, Student Gallery, MECA​, 2000
​Words As Water,​ Student Gallery, MECA, 2000

Performance/ Dance
Dance Faculty, Jackson School for the Arts/ ParkSide Middle School, Jackson, Michigan, 2009-2010
Little Song by Paul Sarvis, Dancer, Bowdoin College, 2005
Dancer/ Choreographer, Spring Show,
University of Southern Maine,​ Gorham, Maine, 2004
Dancer/Unified Collaboration with New Dance Studio, University of Southern Maine, 2004
Drawn That Way, Lisa Hicks/Brian Crabtree, Dancer/ Unified Collaboration with New Dance Studio,
Cambridge Dance Complex​, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2002-2003
Dancer w/ New Dance Studio, ​Spring Show, Portland Performing Arts Center​​, Maine,1997-2003,‘95
Dancer w/ New Dance Studio, Green Street Studios​, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2002,‘01
New Works, Guest Choreographer/ Dancer, Maine Festival, Brunswick, Maine, 2002,‘97
Meeting the Beast with ​Susan Bickford, St. Lawrence Church, Portland, Maine, 2001
Drawn That Way, Dancer with Lisa Hicks/ Brian Crabtree and New Dance Studio, Center for Cultural Exchange, ​Portland, Maine, 2000, ’98
Reset, Dancer with Esduardo Mariscal, Green Street Studios, Cambridge, Massachusetts,1999
Transference, Dancer/ Unified Collaboration with New Dance Studio, Collaboration 

   with Portland Symphony conducted by Toshiyuki Shimada Merrill Auditorium, 1998
   Reset, Dancer with Esduardo Mariscal, Portland Performing Arts Center, Maine,       
1999 Choreographer/Dancer, Artist’s Studio’s Gallery, Portland, Maine, 1999
New Works, Dancer with New Dance Studio, University of Maine​, Farmington, 1998
New Works, Dancer with New Dance Studio, Thornton Academy​, Saco, Maine, 1997  
Student Show, Dancer, Bowdoin College​, Bowdoin, Maine, 1995
Choreographer/ Dancer with Art Moves Dance Studio, OHHS​, South Paris, Maine, 1987-1991
Dancer with Art Moves Dance Studio, Hebron Academy​, Maine, 1991

Rocky Horror Picture Show: Guest Choreographer, Croswell Opera House, Adrian,Michigan, 2009
The Pajama Game: “Hunk” Dancer/Singer​, The Grand, Ellsworth, Maine, 1996
​The Wizard of Oz: “​Scarecrow,” The Grand​, 1995
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sculpture, Maine College of Art, 2001

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Maine College of Art, 1995
Dance Education at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine 1995-1997
New Dance Studio, Portland, Maine 1997-2003
Art Moves Dance Studio, Norway, Maine 1986-1990


Artist Residency, Nova Scotia​, MECA Alumnae Application Winner, 2009
Maine College of Art, Invocation Performance, 2002
Merit Scholarship:​ ​Honorable Mention​, MECA, 2000
Winner of Portland's Choreographer’s Showcase​, ​Portland Performing Arts Center, 1995,‘97 ​
​Outstanding Achievement​ Award, ​MECA, 1995

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