I am in my 26th year of employment as a high school art teacher.
In that time I've had the pleasure to work with countless young artists
who have made my job both rewarding & satisfyingly challenging. Some
have won local & state art contests under my tutelage...gone on to study art
in college & eventually chose the field of art as a career.
Below is a "highlighted" resume.
(1971) - Graduated from Jeannette Sr. High School, Jeannette, Pa.
(1975) - Graduated with a B.S. in Art Education from Edinboro State College, Edinboro, Pa.
(1976) - Worked as a laborer at the Elliot Co., Jeannette, Pa.
(1977) - Art Teacher at Jeannette Sr. High School, Jeannette, Pa.
(1978-present) - Art Teacher at McDonough High School, Charles County, Md.
(1988) - Graduated with a Masters Degree in Education and Human Development from George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
(1989-present) - Department Chair at McDonough High School.
(1990 to present) - Summer painting courses at "The Art League", Alexandria, Va.
(1993) - Recognized by the Charles County Board of Ed. for Exemplary Service.
(1997) - Recognized by the Maryland Art Education Association for Outstanding
Service in the field of Art Education.