Awards and Recognition 

2017 Portfolio Showcase Honor Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Portfolio Showcase Honor Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Illustration Portfolio Mentorship Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA

2009 Vickie Ferguson Memorial Scholarship. SCBWI Rocky Mountain Chapter, Denver, CO

2009 Finalist, Multicultural Adverting Internship Program. American Association of Advertising Agencies, National

2009 Audience Choice Award. High 5 Exhibition. Colorado Alliance of Illustrators, Denver, CO

2008 1st Place, PSA Category. Preserve Our Planet Film Contest. National Geographic Channel, National

2008 1st Place, Animation Category. Student Show. Art Directors Club of Denver, Denver, CO

2007 1st Prize, Animated Film/Video, Children's Jury. Chicago International Children's Film Festival, Chicago, IL

2006 2nd Place. Free Speech Film Contest. National Coalition Against Censorship, National


Exhibitions & Collections 

SCBWI Western Washington. Illustration Showcase, Seattle Convention Center. Group Show - Seattle, WA. Jul-Sep 2016

Giant Robot. Post-It Show Eleven, Group Show - Los Angeles, CA. Dec 2015

SCBWI Western Washington. Illustration Showcase, Seattle Convention Center. Group Show - Seattle, WA. Oct 2013-Jan 2014

Kirkland Performance Center. Solo Show - Kirkland, WA. Sept-Oct 2013

Blue Bird Microcreamery & Brewery. Into the Desert, Group Show - Seattle, WA. Aug-Dec 2013

Monster Art & Clothing. Featured Artist - Ballard, WA. 2013

Monster Art & Clothing. Group Show - Ballard, WA. 2012

Kirkland Performance Center. Solo Show - Kirkland, WA. 2012

Red Gallery, Evergreen Hospital. Solo Show - Kirkland, WA. 2012

Sketchbook Project. Art House Coop, National Tour & Brooklyn Art Library Permanent Collection. 2012

Providence Newberg Medical Center - Newberg, OR. Permanent Collection.


Membership 

Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, Member, 2008 to Present

Art Directors Club, Young Professional Member, 2015 to Present

National Coalition Against Censorship. Youth Advisory Board Member, 2006 to 2008

National Coalition Against Censorship. Film Contest Judge, 2007



Education 

Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2009. Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design - Denver, Colorado