Education

  • Master of Science Degree in Medical Illustration, May 2003, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
    • Art Courses: Medical Illustration Techniques I, II; Electronic Media I, II , MCG 2002-2003
    • Computer Program Experience: Adobe Photoshop CS®, Adobe Illustrator CS®, Adobe After Effects®, Adobe GoLive Cyberstudio®, Microsoft Power Point®, Apple QTVR Authoring Studio®, Macromedia Flash®, Fractal Painter®, Elastic Reality®, and Microsoft Word®
    • Science Courses: Human Gross Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, Histology, Pathology and Surgical Techniques
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Scientific Illustration, May 2001, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
    • Anatomy and Botany Science Courses
    • Scientific and Fine Art Courses

Experience / Certifications

  • Savannah College of Art and Design: Drawing 1 Professor, 2D Design Professor, Medical Illustration Professor, Special Topics Course, Summer Seminars Professor, Summer Swarm Professor 2003 -2009
  • Savannah Chatham County Public School System – Career Cluster January 2009
  • Where the Wild Things Inspire Art: Scientific Illustration Techniques Art Educators of Savannah Workshop March 2009
  • Georgia Assessment Certified Educators- Basic Skills Certification
  • KB Illustration, LLC- Freelance Business- Medical Illustrator, Portraitist, and Fine Artist
  • Interactive Fitness Trainers of America - Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Group Fitness Instructor YMCA Savannah, GA, Downtown Athletic Club Savannah, GA, Jewish Educational Alliance Savannah, GA Ladies First Fitness, Ramsey Center Athens, GA, Powerhouse, MCG Wellness and Alumni Centers Augusta, GA

Artist Workshops

  • Painting the Figure by Jeff Markowsky, 2008
  • Painting the Pastel Portrait by Ben Ward, 2008
  • Painting Tromp L’oeil by John Rise, 2009
  • Painting the Figure by James Langely, 2009
  • Drawing the Portrait byJeff Markowski, 2010
  • Painting the Figure, by James Langley, 2010
  • Painting the Figure in Pastel by Margaret Dyer, 2010
  • Painting the Portrait in Oil, by Thomas Nash, 2010
  • Painting the Portrait Alla Prima by Robert Liberace, 2011

Artist Exhibits

  • The Emporium, Savannah, GA 2011
  • Atwell’s Art and Frame Savannah, GA 2011
  • Mopper Stapen Gallery Hop, Savannah, GA 2008
  • Atlantic Beacon Hall of Frames, Tybee Island, GA Artist of the Month Show, 2008
  • The Landings Art Association Spring Show, Savannah, GA Annual Spring Art Show, 2004
  • LAA January Artist Lecture, 2004
  • The Landings Art Association Spring Show 2005
  • The Beadstro, Savannah, GA Art Reception Featuring Karen Walker, 2004
  • Chatham County Courthouse, Savannah, GA Demonstrative Evidence Presentation, 2004-2010
  • Downtown Athletic Club, Savannah, GA Pastel Paintings and Portraits, 2005
  • Savannah College of Art and Design Art First Lecture Series, 2003
  • Savannah Home Builders Association, Savannah, GA Parade of Homes, 2003
  • Association of Medical Illustrators Austin, TX The AMI Student Exhibition, 2003 and 2002
  • The Savannah Art Association The SAA Semiannual Exhibit, Summer 2001
  • University of Georgia, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA The Tenth Annual Student Scientific and Medical Illustration Exhibition. 2003, 2002, 2001
  • University of Georgia, Figure Drawing Show, 2001
  • University of Georgia, Drawing Show, 2000
  • University of Georgia, Drawing Show, 1999
  • University of Georgia, Botanical Exhibition, Georgia Natural History Museum, 1998

Published /Licensed

  • Savannah Morning News Paper Savannah Yellow Pages World Wide Web Headache Association of America Association of Medical Illustrators Source Book and Website
  • The Skinny Magazine
  • Collegiate Licensing Company
  • The University of Georgia
  • Headache Association of America

Honors

  • Certificate of Merit for “Hypospadias Repair”
  • The Association of Medical Illustrators Annual Student Exhibition Austin, TX, Summer 2002 2nd Place Certificate of Merit for The Luteal Phase educational poster
  • Tenth Annual Student Scientific and Medical Illustration Exhibition, Athens, GA
  • Georgia HOPE Scholarship recipient 1996-2001 Armstrong Atlantic University, Savannah, GA
  • The University of Georgia, Athens, GA
  • 2nd Place for Dad’s Kiss pastel painting
  • The Landings Art Association Spring Show 2005
  • Artist of the Month for Portrait of Uga
  • Atlantic Beacon Gallery by the Sea, November 2007