I continually seek opportunities to build networks of arts education advocates.  Following are a few of the collaborative projects in which I had leadership role.  Check back soon, as more information is to come!




2014–2016 | Art education policy: Interpretation and the negotiation of praxis. Dissertation research study.


2014 | Communication is key: Learning through interviews. Pilot study for dissertation research project.


2013 | Graduate Student Art Education Association and Art21: Access 100 Artists Event "A Night of Contemporary Art"


2012 | University of North Texas' Politics and Advocacy Class partnered with Americans for the Arts "UNT Arts Advocacy on the Square: A Creative Conversation"


2011 | Students participate in Nebraska Arts Council's Artist-in-Schools Program with visiting artist Leslie Iwai


2010 |  CHS Art Club designs and creates public art object at Columbus High School with visiting artist Diane Mattern, funded by the Columbus Public Schools Foundation


2010 | CHS Art Club designs and creates mural in West Park Elementary library, funded by West Park Elementary Student Council


2009 | CHS Art Club designs and creates mural in Columbus High School