Short and sweet… 1979, Photographed my first wedding! 1989, Opened a full-time studio in Shippensburg, PA, providing high school senior and family portraits, commercial photography, weddings, and digital imaging to a small community in central Pennsylvania.
1993, attained my Certified Professional Photographer status. 1994 Co-taught my first Photoshop class. 1996 I earned a Master of Photography degree, followed closely by a Photographic Craftsman degree in 1997. In 1999, the Photographic Exhibitions Committee approved me as an affiliate juror in the portrait category. In 2000 I served as a print juror at the Professional Photographers of America International Photographic Exhibit. 2012, moved to Raleigh I am currently a member of Professional Photographers of America and Professional Photographers of North Carolina where I serve on the board as Vice President
I enjoy teaching and sharing my experience with others as my numerous mentors did with me.