Education

B.A. Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH: Studio Art, Creative Writing.

Studied children’s book illustration through Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education courses.

Awards and Fellowships

Recipient, Project Grant for Individuals, Rhode Island State Council For the Arts, Summer 2017.

Sitka Fellows Program, Sitka, Alaska, Summer 2014.

Nominee for the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio’s Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts, 2014.

High Honors in Studio Art, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, Spring 2014.

John Frederick Oberlin Merit Scholar, Oberlin, OH, 2010-2014.

Publications

Oberlin Comics Collective biannual anthologies, 2011-2014. Contributor, editor-in-chief, co-founder, and printer.

Illustrations and/or comics published in:

Inaction Comics No. 1: Productivity, Spring 2015.

Cleveland Scene Magazine, Cleveland, OH. Multiple issues, 2013-2014.

Wilder Voice, Oberlin OH. Winter 2014.

The Grape, Oberlin, OH. Biweekly comics, 2011-2013.

I Was A Teenage Anime. Fall 2013.

Zelda Zine. Nottingham, UK. Spring 2011.

Self-published works and artist books:

Resistance, Rhode Island. Mini-comic/zine, Summer 2016. Edition of 75.

Unarmed. Mini-comic, Spring 2014. 1st Edition of 75, 2nd Edition of 200.

Presence. Mini-comic, Fall 2013. Edition of 200.

Rind. Mini-comic poem, Fall 2013. Edition of 150.

Melontaste. Mini-comic poem, Summer 2013. Edition of 75.

Yield. Artist book/zine, Fall 2012. Edition of 50.

The Birdman. Mini-comic, Spring 2012. Edition of 30.

The Giant Book of Family Fun and Games. Artist book, Fall 2011.

Rebel Rebel. Mini-comic, Summer 2011. Edition of 160.

Selected Freelance Work – Clients

Oberlin College Office of Communications, Oberlin, OH. Illustration work for Alumni Magazine, Office of Development, and Office of Admissions, 2014-present.

Hope Larson. Graphic novel colorist, under contract, 2016.

Jews United for Justice. Spring 2015. Social Justice Haggadah layout.

ACLU of Maine. Portland, ME. Fall 2013. Comic strip.

Drawn and Quarterly. Montreal, QC. Winter 2013. Comic colorist, layout, and other tasks.

Selected Gallery Exhibitions

Sincerely. 186 Carpenter Street, Providence, RI, Winter 2017.

I Have to Go: A Senior Thesis Show. Fisher Gallery, Oberlin, OH, Spring 2014.

The Putney School Summer Programs Faculty Show. Currier Center Gallery, Putney, VT, Summer 2013.

Oberlin Comics Collective & Exhibition Initiative present: The Exhibitionist Initiative. Oberlin, OH, Fall 2012.

Gordon Square Arts District & Oberlin College Collaboration Gala. Cleveland, OH, Fall 2011.

Teaching

RISD Museum, Providence, RI. Spring 2015-present. Museum Educator, K-12 School and Teacher Programs.

Federal Hill House, Providence, RI. Fall 2014-Spring 2015. DCYF afterschool program teacher, K-6.

Hamilton House, Providence, RI, Winter 2014-2015. Contemporary literature teacher for adults.

The Island Institute, Sitka, AK, Summer 2014. Drawing workshop teacher, all ages.

Oberlin College Creative Writing Department, Oberlin, OH. Teaching Assistant. Fall 2012-Spring 2014.

CRWR 255, Graphic Narrative, Professor Dan Chaon. Spring 2013, Spring 2014.

CRWR 375, Comics Workshop, Professor Sylvia Watanabe. Fall 2012.

Oberlin College Experimental College (ExCo) Program, Oberlin, OH, Fall 2012. Teacher, “You Can Draw.”

The Putney School Summer Programs, Putney, VT, Summer 2013. Apprentice Drawing Teacher.

Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin, OH, Summer 2012. Co-teacher, comics camp for teens.