Education 1981 University of Memphis, M.F.A. Painting 1977-1979 Arizona State University, Graduate work toward M.F.A. 1975 University of Memphis, B.F.A. Painting Professional Activities 2005- Present Graduate Advisor Memphis College of Art 2003 Visiting artist; Miichael Dunev Art Projects Torrorella De Montgris, Spain 1999 Established Second Floor Contemporary, a non-commercial artspace dedicated to showing new work by regional and national artists. 1987-1992 One of the original founders of Number: A Quarterly of the Visual Arts. Member of the Board of Directors for several years as well as contributing reviewer. Chairman of the Board 1990 1986-1989 One of the original founders and incorporators of the Memphis Center for Contemporary Art, Memphis’ first non-profit gallery dedicated to showing new art of the region. Elected Chairman of the Board 1988. 1980-1981 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Drawing; University of Memphis 1982-1983 Instructor of Drawing and Painting, Memphis College of Art.