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CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION
M.F.A. Photography: 2011 James Madison University, Department of Art and Art History
B.A. Arts Management & BA Studio Art with Distinction: 2007 Mary Baldwin College, Department of Art and Art History, Studio Art emphases in Graphic Design, Photography, Drawing & Interior Design

SOFTWARE
Adobe Creative Suites, Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Basic Web design skills including basic Flash knowledge, WordPress

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2013-Current Natural Retreats, Charlottesville, VA, SR MGR Global Design/Creative
2013-2014 Natural Retreats, Charlottesville, VA, Graphic Designer
2010-current cheyenne kody, photographer, designer, artist
2007-2012 Media General, Inc., The News Virginian, Waynesboro, VA Graphic Designer
2009-2013 City of Staunton, Staunton Parks and Recreation, Graphic Designer & Marketing Assistant
2008-2011 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, Visual Resource Center, Digital Image Curator
2008-2011 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, New Image Gallery, Assistant to the Gallery Director
2009 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, Graduate Assistantship, Trained to teach darkroom photography

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS
2013 Gallery Talk, Shenandoah Valley Art Center, Waynesboro, VA
2012 Gallery Talk, Beverly Street Studio, Staunton VA
2011 Gallery Talk, Sawhill Gallery, Harrisonburg VA
2011 Forum, 1708 Gallery, Richmond VA
2008 Artist Talk, JMU faculty presentation, Harrisonburg VA
2007 Capstone Festival, Mary Baldwin College

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS, AWARDS
2012 Virginia Press Association multiple award winner
2011 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival, 2nd place Best in Show
2011 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival, 1st place Mixed Media Category
2010 Graduate Assistantship, James Madison University
2011 Virginia Press Association multiple award winner
2010 Graduate Assistantship, James Madison University
2010 Virginia Press Association multiple award winner
2008 Graduate Assistantship, James Madison University
2007 The Ulysse Desportes Award for Outstanding Achievement in Art History
2007 Second Place, visual and audio-visual, Capstone Festival, Mary Baldwin College
2006 Scholarship for work in Studio Arts, Mary Baldwin College

EXHIBITIONS
2013 Shenandoah Valley Art Center, Finoa, encaustic work
2013 Co-Art Gallery, Staunton VA, Featured Artist
2012 Co-Art Gallery, Staunton VA: Current member as of March 2012
2011 Solo Exhibition, recent work: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Waynesboro VA
2011 Solo Exhibition, by reason of birth: MFA thesis exhibition, James Madison University
2011 Group Exhibition, Lights, Scattered: Photography at JMU: Capital One Gallery, Richmond VA
2011 Solo Exhibition, Recent Work: Arts Council of the Valley, Smith House, Harrisonburg VA
2011 Group Exhibition, crosscurrents: MFA student exhibition, Clementine Gallery
2009 Group Exhibition, MFA student exhibition, Art Works Gallery
2008 Group Exhibition, MFA student exhibition, Art Works Gallery
2007 Solo Exhibition, Cityscapes, drawings: Hunt Gallery, Mary Baldwin College
2007 Solo Exhibition, The Booker T Washington Homework Program, Hunt Gallery, Mary Baldwin College
2007 Group Exhibition, Capstone Festival, The Booker T Washington Homework Program, Hunt Gallery
2006 Solo Exhibition, Thesis work, graphic design: Hunt Gallery, Mary Baldwin College
2006 Group Exhibition: Graphic Design students, Deming Alternative Gallery, Spring 2006: Mary Baldwin College
2007 Annual Juried MBC Student Art Exhibition, Hunt Gallery, April 9-13: Mary Baldwin College Staunton
2007 Group Exhibition: Drawing students, Deming Alternative Gallery, Spring 2007: Mary Baldwin College Staunton
2006 Annual Juried MBC Student Art Exhibition, Hunt Gallery, April 10-15: Mary Baldwin College
2007 Group Exhibition: Studio Majors, Hunt Dining Hall Mezzanine, Fall 2007: Mary Baldwin College Staunton
2007 Group Exhibition: Photography students, Deming Alternative Gallery, Fall 2007: MBC
2006 Group Exhibition: Student Photography Exhibition, Coffee on the Corner, Dec 16 - Feb 10: Staunton
2005 Group Exhibition, Student Photography Exhibition: Camera & Palette, May 16-23 Staunton, Virginia
2005 Group Exhibition: Studio Art Students, Deming Alternative Gallery, Spring 2005: Mary Baldwin College Staunton
2005 Annual Juried MBC Student Art Exhibition, Hunt Gallery, March 28-April 1: Mary Baldwin College Staunton

PUBLICATIONS
2011 The News Leader, Staunton, VA, Crawford plugs in to area's art network
2011 The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, VA, Re-Imagining Memories: Exhibits Explores Fragments of Personal History: 
2011 The Breeze, Harrisonburg, VA, Past, present merge in artwork
http://www.breezejmu.org/life/article_4f9a52de-3276-11e0-b581-00127992bc8b.html
2011 Rocktown Weekly, Harrisonburg, VA, Fleeting moments in time, Photo Exhibit mixes traditional, technological: 
2008 Mary Baldwin College Alumni Magazine, Capstone Festival: The Booker T. Washington Homework Program
2007 Mary Baldwin College Alumni Magazine

CURATED SHOWS
2011 March 28 to April 29 : Stephanie Benassi, Aura: The Experiment, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2011 January 18 to March 18: Process by Francis Baker, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2010 March 1-March 27: Jan Olsson, Shadow Bride, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2010 April: 18th Annual Juried Exhibition: Light Writing, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2010 September 6 to October 15: Mark Rooker, Faculty Exhibition Series, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2010 October 25 to December 10: Pam Fox, Photography, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2009 August 31-October 17, 2009: Jack McCaslin, Faculty Exhibition Series, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2009 October 26-December 2: Jim Crable, Populace, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA
2008 October 27 to December 3: Ken Szmagaj, Faculty Exhibition Series, New Image Gallery, JMU, Harrisonburg VA