Curriculum Vitae

Education

2006
M.F.A. in Communication Design with Printmaking minor
University of North Texas – Denton, Texas

2001
B.F.A. with Honors in Graphic Design and an emphasis in printmaking
The University of Texas at Arlington – Arlington, Texas

1999
A.A. in Art with Honors
Tarrant County College – Hurst, Texas

1994
A.A.S. in Graphic Technology with Honors
Tarrant County Junior College – Hurst, Texas

Teaching

2012–present
Associate Professor of Art — Graphic Design
Department of Art, Baylor University – Waco, Texas

2006–2012
Assistant Professor of Art — Graphic Design
Department of Art, Baylor University – Waco, Texas

2002–2006
Graduate Teaching Fellow and Teaching Assistant — Communication Design
College of Visual Art+Design, University of North Texas – Denton, Texas

2005–2006
Adjunct Professor — Graphic Design
Department of Art and Art History
The University of Texas at Arlington – Arlington, Texas

1998–1999
Adjunct Professor — Graphic Technology
Tarrant County College Northeast Campus – Hurst, Texas

Professional Experience

2001–present
Principal & Creative Director — freelance graphic design studio
VGreen Design – Robinson, Texas

2010–present
Principal — letterpress & fine art studio
BlackHare Studio – Robinson, Texas

2001–2002
Graphic Designer
Texas Woman’s University – Denton, Texas

1999–2001
Graphic Designer
University of Texas at Arlington – Arlington, Texas

1998–1999
Graphic Designer
Creative Works Advertising – Bedford, Texas

1991–1999
Publication Graphic Specialist
American Airlines, Inc. – Fort Worth, Texas

Design Competitions

2015
American Graphic Design Awards, Graphic Design USA
American Graphic Design & Advertising. AGDA Awards 30
American Advertising Awards. AAF Waco

2013
American Graphic Design Awards, Graphic Design USA

2012
Gardner, Bill and Anne Hellman. Logo Lounge: Volume 7
American Graphic Design Awards, Graphic Design USA

2011
Mitchell, Heather. The Vandercook 100: Celebrating 100 Artisans & 100 Years of Letterpress Printing on the Vandercook Proof Press
American Package Design Awards, Graphic Design USA • New York, New York
Neenah Paperworks Design Contest, Neenah Paper • Alpharetta, Georgia

2010
Healey, Matthew. Design DNA – Logos: 300+ International Logos Deconstructed
Mays, Erin, Joel Anderson, and Katie Jain. The New Big Book of Layouts
American Graphic Design Awards, Graphic Design USA
Texas Association of Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Conference – Lubbock, Texas

2009
American Graphic Design Awards, Graphic Design USA
54th Annual Houston Award Show, Art Directors Club of Houston
ADDY® Awards, American Advertising Federation – Waco, Texas

2007
ADDY® Awards, Waco Advertising Federation – Waco, Texas

Exhibitions

2015
Reunion: Faculty Biennial XV & Invited Alumni Exhibition, The Gallery at UTA – Arlington, Texas
An Ideation Experience, Abecedarian Gallery – Denver, Colorado
Frogman’s Faculty Exhibition, W.H. Over Museum, USD – Vermillion, South Dakota
Frogman’s Portfolio Exhibition, W.H. Over Museum, USD – Vermillion, South Dakota

2014
First Biennial Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas
Women in Art & Academia, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas
Creations @Baylor, Moody Memorial Library – Waco, Texas

2013
The FATE Biennial: Juried Members Exhibition, Foundations in Art: Theory & Education – Savannah, Georgia
Art as Worship, Saint Matthew Lutheran Church – Waco, Texas

2012
The Art of Letterpress, Croft Art Gallery – Waco, Texas
Annual Studio Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas.

2011
Type Impressions, The Danish Museum of Media – Odense M, Denmark
A Girl & Her Letterpress, Navarro Council of the Arts – Corsicana, Texas
3 Printmaking Portfolios, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas – Denton, Texas
Ladies of Letterpress Members Exhibit, Asheville BookWorks Gallery – West Asheville, North Carolina
Frogman’s Faculty Exhibition, W.H. Over Museum, USD – Vermillion, South Dakota
Frogman’s Portfolio Exhibition, W.H. Over Museum, USD – Vermillion, South Dakota
Annual Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas

2010
Peace, Love & Understanding, Studio 204 – Arlington, Texas
Selections from the Permanent Collection & New Acquisitions, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas
Annual Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas
Frogman’s Portfolio Exhibition, Southern Graphics Conference – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Frogman’s Portfolio Exhibition, W.H. Over Museum, USD – Vermillion, South Dakota

2009
Mohawk Letterpress Show, The Apartment – Dallas, Texas
Selections from the Permanent Collection and New Acquisitions, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas

2008
Annual Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas

2007
Faculty Exchange Exhibition, Kansas State University – Manhattan, Kansas
Annual Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Martin Museum of Art – Waco, Texas

Affiliations

AIGA (the professional association for graphic design) – DFW Chapter, Texas
College Book Art Association – Seattle, Washington
Amalgamated Printers Association – Fountain Hills, Arizona
Ladies of Letterpress – LadiesofLetterpress.com, International Group