My visual arts career began with graphic design and illustration studies at The School of Visual Arts, New York City, and advertising photography studies at Portfolio Center, Atlanta. From the start, I worked for various advertising agencies and small businesses in Manhattan and Atlanta as a graphic designer, comp artist, and photographer. In 1985, I opened a commercial photography studio in Atlanta that specialized in products, portraiture, and special events. I was awarded the Professional
Currently instructor for the Commercial Photography program at Lively Technical Center, Tallahassee.