Education

University of South Carolina, B.A. in Media Arts, Magna Cum Laude, 2016

Florida State College at Jacksonville, A.A. with High Honors, 2011

 

Work History

August 2018 - the Present

Programming Coordinator, Indie Grits Labs, Columbia, SC

- managing and organizing adult workshops, media literacy labs, and festival film trafficking

August 2017 - June 2018

          Project Lead, Indie Grits Labs, Columbia, SC

           - co-managing the Seen & Heard: Women and Girls of the Midlands project

           - teaching women and girls basic photography skills

- editing photos and preparing exhibits

May 2017 - August 2018

          Assistant Theater Manager, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia, SC

          - managing Theater Staff and maintaining daily theater operations

          - includes basic projection knowledge

June 2016 - May 2017

Theater Associate, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia, SC

- manning concessions and box office, assisting with educational programs, and miscellaneous freelance activities

May 2015 - April 2016                 

Indie Grits Intern, Nickelodeon Theatre, Columbia, SC       

-    editing videos, creating social media content, updating the festival website, and reviewing student submissions

 

Exhibitions

2014

USC Photo Fest, Student Exhibit, Columbia, SC

 2016

Seities & Selves, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

USC Photo Fest, Student Exhibit, Columbia, SC

61st Annual USC Student Art Exhibition 

USC Photo Festival Review Prize, First Place Solo Show, Columbia Museum of Art

Figure Out, Tapp's Art Center, Columbia, SC

Scenario Presents: The Final Phase, Tapp's Arts Center, Columbia, SC

2017

Noisegate, Tapp's Arts Center, Columbia, SC

2018

Seen and Heard: Women and Girls in the Midlands, Tapp’s Arts Center, Columbia, SC

2019

The Pivotal Image, Cumulus Photos, Online Exhibition

Summer Blues, Goodyear Arts, Charlotte, NC

 

Honors & Awards

USC Photo Fest Portfolio Review Prize, First Place, 2016

President’s List, University of South Carolina, 2013 - 2016

President’s List, Florida State College, 2010 - 2011

Excellence in Art History Award, Florida State College, Spring 2010