Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • MFA, Photography ~ Academy of Art University, 2017
  • MA, Multimedia Communications ~ Academy of Art University, 2011
  • BA, Photography, Business, Bible ~ Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, 2006
  • Maranatha Baptist University

Academic Experience

  • Associate Professor, Maranatha Baptist University since 2009
  • Campus Photographer, Maranatha Baptist University since 2009
  • Instructor, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College 2006-2008
  • Campus Photographer, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College 2006-2008
  • Student Photography Assistant, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College 2005-2006

Courses Taught

  • Desktop Publishing
  • Elements of Photography
  • Elements of Photography Online
  • Intro to Design
  • Video Production 1
  • Video Production 1 Online
  • Video Production 2
  • Digital Imaging
  • Photojournalism
  • Photojournalism Online
  • Lighting and Portraits
  • Advanced Camera Techniques
  • Web Design 1
  • Web Design 1 Online
  • Web Design 2
  • Photography Practicum
  • Photography Production
  • Communications Senior Capstone

Exhibitions

  • October 2017 In Focus on VCY TV-30
  • September 2017 Edge of Faith Magazine
  • August 2017 Athanatos Fest, Greenwood, WI
  • June 2017 Calvary Baptist Church, Watertown, WI
  • June 2017 First Baptist Church of Milltown, WI
  • May 2017 Academy of Art University Spring Show
  • May 2017 Watertown Art Walk

Relevant Professional Experience 

  • Operate Milky Way Photography to keep current in his teaching subject area
  • Teach workshops and lessons to pastors and churches around the country
  • Serve on MBU’s DLAC committee to help guide the Distance Learning programs
  • Program Coordinator for the Digital Media and Photography programs
  • Photograph NCAA D1 football and the NFL
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, and Microsoft Office

Professional Society Membership

Community Service

  • Head of the Visual Presentation Ministry at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, WI, since 2009 and has worked in the Wednesday night children’s programs.
  • Volunteer photographer for Coalition for Children, Youth & Families since 2012. He has photographed events at the Wisconsin State Capitol and Milwaukee adoption courtrooms.
  • Foster Parent in Jefferson County since September 2011.