2009 MFA, NYSCC at Alfred University – Sculpture/Dimensional Studies, Alfred, NY

1993 BA, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

1989-1991 Bennington College, Bennington, VT


2017 We are HERE, University of Miami Gallery, Miami, FL

2016 Verdant Plunderland, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Projects Space, Miami, FL



The New Normal, Curated by Erin Parish, Laundromat Gallery, Maimi, FL

Art Fort Lauderdale ArtCURATED, Curated by Lisa Rockford, Fort Lauderdale, FL


Casacor Miami, Casacor Design Showcase, Miami Fl

UM Faculty Exhibition, University of Miami Gallery, Miami, FL

RCS 1-50 Exhibit, Audrey Love Galley, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL

Hot and Sticky, Curated by Lisa Rockford at Fat Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Outside the Box 4 on the grounds of White Space Collection, Curated by Lisa Rockford, West Palm Beach, Fl


The Gallery at South Pointe, Curated by Rosie Gordon-Wallace, Miami, FL

Aqua, & Gallery, Lemon City , FL

The Season, & Gallery, Lemon City FL

Nature of the Edge of Urban, Curated by Kathryn Mikesell and Ombretta Agro Andruff, Wynwood,Fl

8th All Media Juried Biennial, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL


UM Faculty Exhibition, University of Miami Gallery, Miami, FL

Re:Produce BaCA, Curated by Lisa Rockford, Pompano Beach FL

B16, Wiregrass Museum of Art 2016 Biennial Exhibition, Dothan AL

Intersectionality, MOCA NOMI, Miami, FL

Glass Fashion Show, Corning Museum of Glass (as part of the GAS Conference), Corning NY

Newly Acquired, Curated by Mindy Solomon, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL

2015 Bastions, Adjunct and Lecturer Exhibition, University of Miami Galley Wynwood, Miami, FL

2013 Yoko Ono Fan Club, University of Buffalo Gallery of Visual Studies, Buffalo, NY


Make it, Break it, Rebuild it, an Artist collaborative pop up show, Philadelphia,

Paper Fortress: Paper as Fiber, Pterodactyl, Curated by Nicole Donnelly, Philadelphia, PA,


Mailin it in, The Nicole Villeneuve Gallery, Chicago, Ill

The Art Festival at The Hatchatory, PhiladelphiaPA


Dupree Gallery, Moore College of Art Children’s Cancer Fund Raiser, Philadelphia, PA

Unison Sculpture Garden – “Helping Hands”, New Paltz, NY

2009 L’ho provato sulla mia pelle, MFA Exhibition Fosdick Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY


Wayfinding Studio 345 Showspace Rochester, NY

Unison Sculpture Garden – Triage for the Casualties of Environmental Warfare, Performance, New Paltz, NY

2007 Unison Sculpture Garden, New Paltz, NY


Ellenville Invites, Ellenville, NY, Curated by Beth Wilson

Catskill Art Society Studio Tour, Hurleyville, NY Installation and Performance, Loch Sheldrake, NY

Unison Sculpture Garden Performance, New Paltz, NY

Faculty Show, Sugar Maples, Hunter, NY

Airport Pick-Up Series #3 – Welcome Wagon Woman, Performance – Stewart Airport Newburgh, NY

Material Sponsorship by The Home Depot


All-American – American Cultures, Student Art Gallery, SUNY, New Paltz, NY, Curated by Patti Phillips and Emily Putoff

Airport Pick-Up Series #2 – Dame, Performance – Stewart Airport, Newburgh, NY

2004 Faculty Show, Catskill Art Society, Hurleyville, NY

2003 Airport Pick-Up Series #1 – Chauffeur, Performance- Albany International Airport, Albany, NY

2000 Group Show, Harold Harris Art Gallery, Ellenville, NY


2014 Patricia and Paul Stankard, Mantua NJ

2017 Simon Rose, NYC, NY


2019 College Development Program for Lecturers Grant Recipiant

2018 Artist Access (Art) Grant, Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and FUNDarte

2016 Judges Choice Award, Re-Produce at Baily Contemporary Arts



BABA Collective, “Jenna Efrein”,, Vol 1,

Kate Stein, Environmental Reporter for WRLN, “Gators, Glass and Gymnastics: How One Artist Recreates the Everglades and it’s

Challenges”, WLRN, 3/20/2017


George Fishman, “ Wynwood’s true artistic pioneer turns 30”, Miami Herald, Visual Arts, 10/30/2016

Phillip Valys “Foxy Messages abound in Pompano Beach recycled-art show”, South, Fri Sept. 30th

2014 Jon Rees, “School Profile: A Year in Review with Educators” GASNEWS, Winter 2014, Volume 25, Issue 4

2012 Laura Donefer, Stephen Wild, and Suzy Lamont Toledo Glass Fashion Madness, Blurb 2012


2018 Vermont Studio Center, Merit Scholarship Recipient, Summer Residency, Johnson, VT

2015- Juried Artist in Residence, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL


2015 Moderator, History and Art of Illuminated Glass Sculpture, International Flameworking Conference, Salem Community College, Salem, NJ

2014 Moderator, Celebrating Innovation through Collaboration, International Flameworking Conference, Salem Community College, Salem, NJ

2013 Moderator, Orbs, Spheres, and Marbles, International Flameworking Conference, Salem Community College, Salem, NJ


Demonstration for Live Auction Event, Goggleworks, Redding PA

Demonstration as a pre-auction event for National Liberty Museum at East Falls Glassworks, Philadelphia, PA

Chemical Heritage Foundation, Talk and Presentation on Glass is Chemistry Too, Philadelphia, PA

2006 Visiting Artist, Dutchess Community College, Poughkeepsie, NY


2011 The Secret Life of Sand, at The Hatchatory, Philadelphia, PA


The Body Adorned, Artist Invitational, Hudson Beach Glass Phila, PA

Goofy Goblet Show, Hudson Beach Glass Phila


All My Clothes, Alicia Eggert, Hudson Beach Glass Phila, PA

Goofy Goblet Show, Hudson Beach Glass Phila

2009-2/2011 Rotating Light Exhibition, Hudson Beach Glass Phila, PA


2014- Senior Lecturer (’19-), University of Miami (and Glass Area Head and Technician Sp. ’17-), Miami FL, Introduction and Intermediate Glass Blowing, Introduction to Glass Casting, 3D Design Materials and Techniques, Intermediate Sculpture (Experimental Foundry), Introduction to Sculpture, Intermediate Sculpture 1, Advanced Sculpture I, III, IV, Graduate Sculpture 1, ArtLab (art history class that curates a show for the Lowe Art Museum), Independent Studies Other Media, Problems in Studio Art


2010-14 Salem Community College, Salem, NJ- Kiln Forming, Cold Construction, Glass Art, Kiln Casting, Independent Projects in Glass, 2D Design, Drawing, Glass Blowing 1, Glass Blowing 2, Capstone Experience in Glass1: Projects, Independent Study, Glass Survey 1, Kiln Techniques

2012 Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ Glassworking 1 and 2,

2009 Alfred University, Alfred, NY Beginning Sculpture co-taught with Alicia Eggert,


2016-17 Board of Directors Artist Rep, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, Fl


Flameworking Assistant to Paul Stankard, Mantua NJ

Advisor to New Curriculum Development, Salem Community College, Salem, NJ

2012-2014 Academic Advisor to Glass Art Program Students, Salem Community College, NJ

2012 Assistant to the Facilities Coordinator, Salem Community College, Salem NJ

2011 Shop Technician Glass Department, (Temp Pos) University of the Arts, Philadelphia PA

2009-2011 Manger/ Curator/ Instructor, Hudson Beach Glass Phila,Philadelphia, PA

2009-2014 Instructor, East Falls Glassworks, Philadelphia, PA

2008 Studio Shop Coordinator, Pilchuck Glass Studio, Stanwood, WA


Internship, Glass Blowing Assistant and Gaffer, Hudson Beach Glass, Beacon, NY

Shop Technician, Beacon Glass, Beacon, NY

Archivist, Franklin Furnace, Brooklyn, NY

2005-2007 Gallery Sales, Hudson Beach Glass, Beacon, NY

1999-2003 Instructor, Stained Glass, The Star Gallery, Middletown, NY

1991 Studio Assistant, Flickenger Glassworks, Brooklyn, NY


2013 Beginning Flameworking with Loren Stump at The Studio of Corning, Corning, NY

Figure and Portrait Modeling with John Horn, Phila Academy of Fine Arts


Ink wash Drawing with Emily Brown, PAFA

More Fundamentals of Drawing with Jill A Rupinski, PAFA

Intermediate Quickbooks, CCP

2011 Think Big Make Small with Boyd Sugiki and Lisa Zerkowitz, Pilchuck Glass School

2010 Back to Basics with Randy Walker, Pilchuck Glass School

2008 Doing by Doing Performance Workshop, Los Angeles, CA – Rachel Rosenthal; Partial Scholarship Recipient

2007 Conceptual Glass, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC – Che Rhodes; Work Study Recipient

2006 Glory Hole Construction 101, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY – Robert Scavuzzo

2003 Casting Solutions: Working with Color in Glass Casting, The Studio of Corning, Corning, NY – Rene Culler

2002 Kiln-Fired Glass Techniques, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY – Avery Anderson and Brock Craig