Professional artist working primarily in kiln-formed glass, with a particular emphasis on creating "painterly" effects akin to watercolor. Other media include watercolor, stained glass and landscape design. Member and Vice President of the Craftsmen's Guild of Pittsburgh, and member of the Pittsburgh Society of Artists. Previously a member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Watercolor Society. Instructor at the Touchstone Center for Crafts, Farmington, PA. Nominated for Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Artist of the Year 2014, 2015 and 2016. Intimately involved with planning and organization of A Fair in the Park (arts festival), Pittsburgh.