2016                  M.F.A. Photography, Savannah College of Art and Design
2009                  M.A., ABD, French Languages and Literature, Univ. of Pittsburgh                                                                                 1997                  M.A.  Psychology,  University of West Georgia
1995                  B.A. French and Psychology, University of West Georgia

2017                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WALLS, Jewish Cultural Center, Chattanooga, GA.                                                                                                                                          Art of Protest, Sycamore Place Gallery, Decatur, GA.                                                                                                                                       Our Nature, Jim Cherry Media Center, GA. State University/Perimeter College

46/21:46 Million Slaves-21st Century. Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
Revealing the Real, APG Photo Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 

Small Works, APG Photo Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
TULA Open Studios, Tula Art Complex-H2M Studio, Atlanta, GA.
Open Studio 2015, SCAD Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
MoCA GA, Pin Up Show, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA.
I Am..., H2M Studio-Tula Arts Center, Atlanta, GA.
Mark, Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, GA. 
SPE Combined Caucus Exhibition, Univ.  of Central Florida Gallery, Orlando, FL. 
SPE Combined Caucus Exhibition, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
Gathered, MoCA GA. Atlanta, GA. 
APG Pushpin Show, Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA.

Frontiers: A Multicultural Journey in Photographs, Further Polycontemporary Gallery, Atlanta, GA. (Solo)
YES MA'AM: "21 Days of Giving" Fundraiser, JLE Loft, Atlanta, GA. (Invited)
Open Studio 2014, SCAD, Atlanta, GA.  
MoCA GA Pin Up Show, MoCA GA. Atlanta, GA.
Tula Open Studios, Tula Arts Complex, Atlanta, GA.
Juxtapose, DarkRoom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT. 
Fresh Blood 2014, Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 
BIG Print Show, (APG) Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 
LaGrange National XXVIII.,  Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, GA.  
Girl: continued...The Legacy of Francesca Woodman, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA.  (Invited)

2013                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Barbara Griffin Selects, (APG) Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 
Open Studio 2013, SCAD, Atlanta, GA. 
Blue Shoes Collective, Big House Gallery, Atlanta, GA.                                                 
Exposure 2013,  See.Me Gallery, New York.
Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists, MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA. 
SCAD Seen Gala 2013, SCAD, Atlanta, GA.  (Invited)                                                                                                                              Mysterious Visions: Dreams, Fantasies and Mirages, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vt.  
Silver and Ink, Dewberry Gallery, Atlanta, GA.                                                                                                                                          Punctum, Big House Gallery, Atlanta, GA.

2012                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sidewalk Radio, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA.                                                                                                                                    Open Studio 2012, SCAD, Atlanta, GA.                                                                                                                                                            Fresh Blood, Mason Murer, Atlanta, GA                                                                                                                                                            SCAD Seen Gala, Gallery See, SCAD, Atlanta, GA. 
Silver and Ink, Dewberry Gallery, Atlanta, GA.                                                                                                                                             Nature, Undisturbed 2012, Dogwood Gallery, Tyrone, GA. (Honorable Mention)
DeFine Art 2012, SCAD, Atlanta, GA. (Invited)                                                                                                       
2011                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 On the Road: Travel Photography, PhotoPlace Gallery online annex  
SHOTS 11, Showcase School of Photography, Atlanta, GA.  (Best of Show)
Open Studio 2011, SCAD, Atlanta, GA. 

 Photo Publications
    ◦    Music Paints My Picture: Integrating Music Composition and Visual Arts,  Adriana Janse van Rensburg Ph.D, Dec. 2014
    ◦    Juxtapose (exhibition catalogue), Dark Room Gallery, VT.
    ◦    Mysterious Visions: Dreams, Fantasies and Mirages (exhibition catalogue), PhotoPlace Gallery, VT.         
    ◦    SCAN Magazine, Fall Issue                                                                         
    ◦    PDNedu 2012, Spring Issue                                                                       
    ◦    On the Road: Travel Photography (exhibition catalogue), PhotoPlace Gallery, VT                        
    ◦    Flux 2011: A Night of Art and Experimentation, (ed. Mcmullin, F, Phipps, S.)

Photography Awards
2014     Student Scholarship Award, (SPE) Society for Photographic Education
2012     Grand Prize, Travel and Landscape, PDNedu 2012 Contest, Spring Issue
2011     Honorable Mention, Nature Undisturbed, Dogwood Gallery
             Best of Show, Shots 11, Showcase School of Photography

Academic Publications
    •    Zelfttharpie door persoonlijke geschriften - Dagboeken en moires van holocaustslachtoffers in COGISCOPE 0406, Utrecht (Ed. Rianne Hejimans, Tom de Ridder) Stichting Cogis, Utrecht. 2006. (Dutch Translation)
    •    Self-Therapy through Personal Writing: A Study of Holocaust Victim's Diaries and Memoirs in The Impact of War Trauma on Civilians: An International Perspective, (Ed. Krippner, Stanley).  Greenwood Publishing, 2003.
Academic Presentations
2013    "Frontiers: Presentation of ongoing thesis work", Grad Salon Invited Speaker, SCAD Atlanta. 
2007   "Losing Weight/Losing Self", International Conference on Human Science Research, Rovereto, Italy. June.
2003   "Heuristic Research", Invited Speaker for Qualitative Research Course, University of West Georgia.
2002   "The Structure of the Father-Daughter Relationship: A Qualitative Study", International Conference on Human Science Research, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. June.
2001   "The Future of the Present in Holocaust Writing", International Conference on Human Science Research, Tokyo, Japan. August.
2001   "Out of the Shadows: Restorations of Self through Holocaust Diaries and Memoirs", French and Italian Graduate Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, PA. March.
1998   "Journal Writings as a Method for Self-Growth and Understanding", International Conference on Human Science Research, Sitka, Alaska. June.

Photography Internships
2014   Atlanta Photography Group
2013   Teaching Internship at SCAD, Documentary Photography I

Teaching Positions
2016-present Perimeter College at Georgia State University. (French Instructor).

2004-2007   Université de Paris X-Nanterre, France. (English Lecturer: Prepared and taught written and oral Comprehension for the Department of Anglo-American Studies, Department of Applied Foreign Languages and the Institute of Technical Sciences at Ville d’Avray)

1999-2003   University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. (French Teaching Fellow: French I, II, III, IV, Conversation and French Translation for non-French speakers).

1989-1990   The Georgian School, Carrollton, GA. (Substitute French Teacher: Grades 6-12)

Grants, Scholarships and Service
    •    Multicultural Scholarship
    •    Academic Scholarship
    •    Graduate Student Representative, Dept. of French and Italian
    •    Travel Grant, Graduate Student Organization
    •    Travel Grant, Center for West European Studies
    •    Travel Grant, Center for Jewish Studies
    •    Tuition Scholarship, Center for West European Studies
    •    Provost Development Fund Research Grant
    •    Teaching Fellowship, Dept. of French and Italian
    •    Pi Gamma Mu
    •    Phi Kappa Phi
    •    Dean's List
    •    Student Representative

Professional Affiliations
2012-2014   (SPE) Society for Photographic Education
2012-2014   (APA) American Photographic Artists
2012-2014   (APG) Atlanta Photography Group
2011-2013   High Musuem of Art, Atlanta
2012-2014   (ACA) Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
2011   Showcase School of Photography
1999-2010   (MLA) Modern Language Association
2005-2010   Association pour l'autobiographie, France
1998-1999   (APA) American Psychological Association , Div. 35 (Psychology of Women), American Psychological Association
1999   Association for Transpersonal Psychology
1997-1999   Association for Humanistic Psychology
1999   International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology

    •    ENGLISH: Native Fluency
    •    FRENCH: Native Fluency
    •    SPANISH: Intermediate
    •    ITALIAN: Reading Knowledge