Developing Artist Institute, LLC, Manchester, CT
Founder, Art Teacher, Gallery Manager
Lead teachers and and taught 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional studios for 200+ year-round art students. Developed a 6-week student management system that engaged parents from diverse cultures and economics. Our college bound artists prepared portfolios and were accepted to their top choice art colleges.
The McGraw-Hill Companies, New Media Division, Farmington CT
Educational Technology Project Manager
Implemented timely persuasive organizational leadership to effectively manage risks and successfully produce multi-million dollar projects.
Digital Illustrator, Lead Artist/Designer
Digital design, art and motion graphics. As one of eight production artists, my expertise in children’s book publishing set the standard for age appropriate content in our reading, math and science software.
Promotional Innovations, Stamford, CT
Art Studio Manager, Apple Technology Trainer
Managed a fast-paced art and design studio. Trained the design staff to work completely digital on new Apple computers within 3- months.
Kelly Art Studios, LLC, Hurley Industrial Park, New Hartford, CT
Professional Visual Artist
Nationally exhibited visual artist with a private commercial art studio. Painter, ceramist and fine art photographer Published book author, illustrator, photographer and designer.
Master of Fine Arts, (MFA), Hartford Art School, West Hartford, CT
Bachelor of Fine Arts, (BFA), Paier College of Art, Hamden, CT
AP Studio Art, Taft Educational Center, Taft School, Watertown, CT
Museum Education for Youths, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
Graphic Design Courses, Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT
HartfordAdobe, Highland Lake Watershed Association, Northwest Ct Arts Council