Louisville, Kentucky / September 2013 - Present
Artist In Residence, Residency Unlimited
Project: "the Q loop"
Brooklyn, New York / 2012 - 2013
Research Artist, Private Donor Funded
NYC/France/Appalachia / 2007-2010
Professional Consultant, Arts & Healthcare Marketing
National / 2004-2007
Director at Heart & Vascular Center, Queen’s Medical Center
Honolulu, HI / 2002-2004
Regional Director for Cardiovascular Services, Tenet Healthcare
Gulf States Region / 2001-2002
Administrator, Ochsner Heart & Vascular Center
New Orleans, LA / 1997-2001
Director of Network Development, Ochsner Health Plan
New Orleans, LA / 1996-1997
University of Kentucky School of Art & Visual Studies/Master of Fine Arts Studio (MFA)/ 2013
Tulane University/Law (JD)/Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)/1991 - 1996
Transylvania University/Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Theatrical Directing and Art Studio/1991
National Endowment for the Arts, Our Town 2014
Grant Initiative: XLerateArt
A partnership with Residency Unlimited to educate and train artists to be corporate innovation consultants and creating opportunities for artists inside corporations as innovation consultants.
ArtPlace America, 2014
Grant Initiative: Smoketown Creative Innovation Zone
A partnership with YouthBuild Louisville to educate and train artists to be civic innovation consultants and creating opportunities for artists inside a branch of a global NGO focused on creating job opportunities for at risk youth to help the NGO expand its capacity to serve more young people in Smoketown.
ArtPlace America, 2015
Grant Initiative: Roots & Wings
A unique, grass roots theatre project linking Appalachian, West African and urban arts in Louisville that engages young adult artists in their 20s as advocates for equitable development and reduction of violence.
Current Volunteer Focus
Commissioner, Louisville Commission On Public Art
January 2015 - Present
Public art oversight body for Metro Louisville Government.
Co-Director, Roots & Wings
November 2014 - Present
Co-Director, Smoketown Creative Innovation Zone/Project HEAL
June 2014 - Present
Board Member, Smoketown Neighborhood Association
Vice-Chair, Americans for the Arts
National Private Sector Council