Licensed visual arts educator with experience teaching in public school, college, and museum settings. Working interdisciplinary artist with professional knowledge of art practices, materials, and theory, capable of teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced learners. Has taught diverse racial and socioeconomic populations, as well as students with a range of cognitive, social/emotional, and physical abilities. Extensive experience with curriculum development, lesson planning, and assessment. Adept classroom manager dedicated to safety, organization, and strong interpersonal connections to encourage and challenge students to grow as artists, learners, and people.