I have been painting for 30 years. I have studied with Nelson Shanks at the Art Students League in NYC, with Stephen Kennedy, and with Daniel Greene in New York State. I am a member of the Catherine Lorillard Art Club in NY, a juried associate of the Pastel Society of America, a founding member of the Pastel Painters of New Jersey, and was a faculty member of Artworks in Trenton and Peddie School in Hightstown, NJ. I am an exhibiting member of the Guild of Creative Art in Shrewsbury, NJ.I teach privately at my studio at Art Station in Hightstown, NJ. I have exhibited in many juried group shows and have had several one-person shows on the East Coast. I have paintings in the permanent collections of the WHITE HOUSE, Bruce Springsteen, and Senator John O. Bennett of New Jersey. I am represented by The Gallery of Fine Art in Lambertville, NJ and the Euphemia Gallery and Frame in Hightstown, NJ. I am also represented by Essex Gallery of Fine Art in Montclair. Commissions for portraits of family or pets are always welcome.