Master of Fine Arts
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
Cumulative GPA: 4.0
Bachelor of Arts
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Freelance Analogue / Digital Photographic Technician Asheville, NC
Various Photographers Including Michael Oppenheim and Steven McBride
June, 2003 to the present.
- Provide high end custom digital printing services.
- Responsible for digital retouching, computer system design and maintenance, as well as digital imaging workflow management.
- Assist with lighting and camera equipment during on location photographic jobs.
- Responsible for Digital Asset Management
- Serve as primary source for technology information.
SCAD, Photography Department Savannah, GA
June, 2001 to May, 2003
- Checked out equipment to students and was responsible for its return.
- Maintained the facilities at Bergen hall, including machine maintenance and the mixing of photographic chemistry.
- Monitored students and computers in the digital imaging lab and repaired any equipment failures.
Rob Amberg Photography Marshall, NC
June, 2002 to September, 2002
- Acted as a general photographer’s assistant and darkroom technician.
- Produced high quality, analogue, work prints.
- Scanned and digitally retouched prints and negatives.
- Installed and troubleshot computer hardware and software.
Recreational Equipment Incorporated Cary, NC
Head Sales Specialist, Rock Climbing Sub-Department
Nov, 1999 to September, 2000
- Produced and maintained new product display and sales floor organization.
- Specialized in sales and equipment specific customer service.
- Responsible for Inventory and employee training.
- Untitled photograph named the winner of the 2005 Blue Ridge Parkway Photography Competition sponsored by Appalachian State University.
- Granted a solo exhibition of fine art photography at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University, July 2006.
- Windows, XP, Vista, 7. Mac OSX.
- Microsoft: Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
- Adobe: Photoshop.
- Various internet applications.
- PC and Mac: networking, hardware installation and troubleshooting.
Activities Rock Climbing, Running, Ultimate Disc.