Specializing in editorial, event, and photojournalistic photography
With event organizer
Fabienne Claude, Maxine Lounge,
Photos published in Newsweek, New York Times Magazine, Bloomberg Media, Business 2.0, Detroit Free Press, Detroit News, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, Traverse City Record Eagle, Knight–Ridder/Tribune News Service, Ottaway News Service, American Salon, Modern Salon, Salon News, Salon Today, Beecham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, Cherry Drinks Guide Book, ASMP Michigan Report, Woman's Day, Better Homes & Gardens, Neighborhood America, Traverse the Magazine, Northern Home, Country Lines Magazine, Northern Express, Northern Michigan Wedding Guide, others.
Professional freelance photographer, 1988 – present.
South Florida–based photographer, 2006 – present.
Solar Designer / Installer Certification, NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners), Atlantic Technical Center, Coconut Creek, Florida, 2012.
Photo contributor for Fab-C Productions for events in
Given Service Champion
Award, Dolphin Stadium,
Worked coldest Orange Bowl game on record, January 5th, 2010,
Worked Super Bowl XLIV, February 7, 2010.
Accepted into the American Society of Media/Magazine Photographers, 1999.
OSHA-10 Certification for Solar/Construction contractors, 2013.
OSHA-10 Certification. 2011.
BLS/AED Certification for health care professionals, American Red Cross, 2012.
Editor's Choice Award for photography, "Best Philanthropic Endeavor," Salon Today magazine, December, 2003.
Editor's Choice Award for photography, Modern Salon Magazine, 2002.
General Member in good standing, American Society of Media Photographers, 1999 – 2004.
General Member in good standing, American Society of Media Photographers-Michigan, 1999 – 2004.
Produced photo shoot for Salone de Capelli, conducted within the grounds of the former Northern Michigan Asylum for the Insane, working as sole photographer and editor, Traverse City, Michigan, July, 2009.
Contributing Youth Football Photographer, Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach County Leagues, South Florida, 2008 Season.
Architectural/Exterior Photography Contributor, McCaffrey
Properties, LLC, South Florida (pre-dominantly
Architectural/Interior Photographer, Web/Print Designer, MD Construction, 2000 – 2005.
Staff Photographer, Art Institute of
HTML technician, Spiegel Corporation,
Contributing photojournalist, Traverse City Record Eagle, 1992 – 2002.
Photo-, Graphic-, and Web-Design Contributor, Epiphany Salon,
Contributing Photographer, Imprès Salon,
Contributing Photographer, Web- and Graphic Designer, MD Construction, Leelanau-, Emmet-, Grand Traverse- and Benzie Counties, Northern Michigan, 2000 – 2005.
Published as a contributing bartender, Cherry Drinks Guide Book, Village Press, 2005.
Completed BLS/AED Certification for health care professionals, American Red Cross, 2010.
Attended Go-Solar conference, Broward County Department of Pollution Prevention, Remediation, and Air Quality, Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, January, 2013.
Attended Focus on Photography, Aveda/Frederick’s Institute, Cincinnati Ohio, August, 1999.
Attended ASMP–Michigan, Pricing Practices in Professional
Attended ASMP–Michigan, Choosing a Business Entity,
Attended ASMP–Michigan, Copyright Law in Photo and Design,
Attended ASMP–Michigan, Digital and Instant Capture
Capability in Modern Media,
Attended ASMP–Michigan, Pricing Strategies for Professional
Staff Photographer, The Link,
Assistant, Arthur Bell Photography, Chicago, 1994 – 1997.
Lead Darkroom Chemist/Technician, Digital Imaging Professional, Traverse Custom Color Lab, 1997 – 2000.
Graphic Designer, Par Packaging, Inc., Chicago, 1994 – 1995.
Graphic Designer, Spiegel Corporation, Downer’s Grove, Illinois, 1994 – 1995.
Photo Editor, White Pine Press, 1989 – 1991.
Traverse Area Arts Council Juried Exhibition, Works on Paper, 1994.
Honorable Mention, School of the Art Institute of Chicago Juried BFA show/fellowship exhibition, 1996.
Former member of the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce.
Percussionist, Traverse Symphony Orchestra, 1989 – 1990.
Percussionist, Dutch Boy Drum & Bugle Corps,
Laborer, MD Construction, 2000 – 2004; carpentry, electrical, roofing, plumbing, demolition.
Research Assistant under Dr. William C. Scharf, Biology Department, Northwestern Michigan College, research based in islands of the Northern Lake Michigan Archipelago, off of Traverse City and Charlevoix, Michigan, 1986 – 1988.
Florida Responsible Vendor Certification, received 2008.
Florida Safe Food Handling Certification, received 2008.
Center Plate, Incorporated, Dolphin Stadium,
Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1996; studied Photography, Visual Communication, Graphic Design, and Art History.
Associate Degree of Liberal Arts, Northwestern
Certificate, Solar PV Designer / Installer,
BLS/AED Certification with Advanced First Aid endorsement, American Red Cross, 2010.
Solar PV Installation Certification, Atlantic Technical Center, Coconut Creek, Florida, 2012.
OSHA-10 Solar/Construction Certification, 2013.
OSHA-10 Certification, 2011.
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