Born and raised on a farm in Kingman, KS, and presently living in the country near Valley Center, KS. Biography
Workshops with Matt Smith, Dan Gerhartz, Mark Flickinger, Tom Lockhart, Kim English, Elizabeth Pruitt, Michael Albrechtson, Jeff Legg, John Pototschnik, Scott Christensen and Daniel Keys.
Member of Kansas Academy of Oil Painters, Wichita Women Artists,and associate member of Oil Painters of America, National Oil & Acrylic Painters and Signature Artist NAOPS.
Juried Shows: 2004, 2012, 2014; National Small Oil Exhibit; Regional Show-El Dorado; Wichita Garden Show; 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2019 National Oil and Acrylic Painters Exhibit; 2015 Noaps Signature Artist exhibit, 2014 Mountain Oyster exhibit, Tuscon, AZ, 2006 American Plains Exhibit; 22nd and 26th Annual Conservatory Classic, Clifton, TX.; 2009 & 2013; Paint the Parks; and Kansas Park Trust: 2009 & 2010 Visions of the Flint Hills. Kansas 150 Exhibition 2nd Place. Also shown at: Carriage Factory, Larksfield, Wichita City Arts, Wichita Center for the Arts and CenturyII.
Galleries: Southwind Gallery, Topeka; KS, Reuben Saunders Gallery, Wichita, KS
RNSt Francis School of Nursing-Wichita, Ks. BAOttawa University-Ottawa,Ks, CRNAWichita Clinic School of Anesthesia.