I have both my MFA and BFA from the University of Minnesota, Studio Arts Department. For the past 30 years, I have taught full-time in the Art Department at Normandale College; a school of approx. 10,000 students in the Minneapolis area. In 2010 I left the community college system and now spending full-time in my darkroom and studio. I am currently the currator of the Arts Consortium of Carver County's gallery in Victoria. Minnesota.