M.F.A in Photography, Savannah College of Art and Design, GPA 3.95 October 2005

B.A. in Art Education, University of Maryland, College Park, GPA 3.54 May 2001


2017-Present Full-time Photography Teacher, American Heritage School, Delray Beach, FL

  • Introduction to Photography
  • Photography 1, 2, 3
  • Photography Portfolio
  • Sponsor of Photography Club

2016-2017 Full-time Art Teacher, Wando High School, Charleston, SC

  • Photography 1
  • Media Art
  • Art 1
  • Sponsor of Photography Club

2015-2016 Full-time Temporary Instructor of Photography, Armstrong State University, Savannah, GA  

  • Introduction to Darkroom Photography
  • Intermediate Darkroom Photography
  • Experimentation in Photography
  • Sponsor of Photography Club   

2001-2003 and 2005-2015 Full-time Photography and Art Teacher, Montgomery County Public Schools, Burtonsville, MD

  • Digital Photography
  • Darkroom Photography
  • Digital Art
  • Foundations of Art
  • AP Studio Art/2D
  • Ceramics
  • Sponsor of Photography Club and Dance Club

2013-2014 Adjunct Professor of Photography, Howard Community College, Columbia, MD

  •  History of Photography

2006 Adjunct Professor of Photography, Harford Community College, Bel Air, MD

  • History of Photography

2005-2006 Adjunct Professor of Photography, Prince George's Community College, Largo, MD

  • Introduction to Darkroom Photography

2005 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

2003-2007 Freelance Wedding and Portrait Photographer, Savannah GA and Annapolis MD

2000-2001 Teaching Assistant, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 


  • Self-Portrait, Juried by Aline Smithson, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury VT, 2019
  • SlowExposures 2018, Juried by Aline Smithson and Alexa Dilworth,Strickland Center, Concord GA 2018 
  • Southern Landscapes, 2017, Juried by Elizabeth Avedon, Brickworks Gallery, Atlanta GA 2017
  • Faculty Art Exhibition, Armstrong State University, Fine Art Gallery, Savannah GA 2015
  • Density, artDC Gallery, Hyattsville MD 2014
  • The Chemical View, artDC Gallery, Hyattsville MD 2013
  • SlowExposures 2013, curated by Rob McDonald and Kevin Miller, Concord GA 2013
  • Musings: 18th Annual Photo Competition, Juror: John A. Bennette, Photo Center NW, Seattle WA 2013
  • The Changing Face of Central Texas: Photography Exhibition, curated by Mary Virginia Swanson 2012
  • A Sense of Place: Slowexposures Ten Year Retrospective Show, Pace Academy Fine Arts Center, Atlanta GA 2012
  • A Sense of Place: Slowexposures Ten Year Retrospective Show, Whiskey Bonding Barn, Molena GA 2012
  • SlowExposures 2012, curated by Brett Abbott and Julian Cox, Strickland Center, Concord GA 2012
  • Artomatic 2012, Crystal City VA 2012
  • What Those Who Teach Can Do, Art Institute of Washington, Arlington VA 2012
  • 12x12, ArtDC Gallery, Hyattsville MD 2011
  • Southern Memories: Part II, curated by John Bennette, Whiskey Bonding Barn, Molena GA 2011
  • SlowExposures 2011, curated by Elisabeth Biondi and Peter Essick, Strickland Center, Concord GA 2011
  • Onward 11’, Ring Cube Gallery, Tokyo Japan 2011
  • Seen and Unseen (solo), Athenaeum, Alexandria VA 2011
  • Past Presence (solo), Spotlight Gallery, VISarts, Rockville MD 2011
  • Onward 11’, juried by Larry Fink, Project Basho, Philadelphia PA 2011
  • Puppy Love, A Novel Experience, Zebulon GA 2011
  • Southern Memories, curated by John Bennette, Whiskey Bonding Barn, Molena GA 2010
  • 12x12, artDC Gallery, Hyattsville MD 2010
  • Never Think Small – Redux! A Small Works Exhibition, Climate Gallery, Long Island City NY 2010
  • SlowExposures 2009 Juried Photography Exhibition, Candler Field Museum, Williamson Georgia 2009
  • Artomatic 2009, Washington D.C. 2009
  • Joanna Knox and Katie Wright, Metropolitan Coffee House, Baltimore Maryland 2009
  • Studio Gallery Presents Artomatic Artists, Studio Gallery, Washington D.C. 2009
  • Ramen and Resolve, The Starving Artist Showcase, Annapolis Street Gallery, Annapolis Maryland 2008
  • SlowExposures 2008, Strickland Center, Concord Georgia 2008
  • Artomatic 2008, Washington D.C. 2008
  • In Between the Dust, Joanna Knox and Mandy Springer, Arnold Gallery, Rome Georgia 2007
  • Sean Hennessey and Joanna Knox, Black Rock Center for the Arts, Germantown Maryland 2007
  • SlowExposures 2007 Juried Photography Exhibition, Strickland Center, Concord Georgia 2007
  • Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Juried Photography Exhibition, Washington D.C. 2007
  • Space, Place and Time, H & F Fine Arts, Mount Rainier Maryland 2007
  • Regional Juried Art Exhibition, The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, Frederick Maryland 2007
  • Artomatic 2007, Crystal City Virginia 2007
  • SlowExposures 2006 Juried Photography Exhibition, Strickland Center, Concord Georgia 2006
  • 9th Annual Friends of Friends Photography Auction, Phillips de Pury, New York New York 2005
  • Forty-Seventh Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, Marlboro Gallery, Largo Maryland 2005
  • Silverworks Exhibition, May Poetter Gallery, Savannah Georgia 2005
  • SlowExposures 2005 Juried Photography Exhibition, Strickland Center, Concord Georgia 2005
  • Past Presence, (solo) Alexander Hall Gallery, Savannah Georgia 2005
  • Women's Rights in Savannah: Photo Exhibit & Oral History, Sentient Bean, Savannah Georgia 2005
  • 'Wave of Hope' Tsunami Charity Silent Art Auction/Exhibition, Sentient Bean, Savannah Georgia 2005
  • Formal Perceptions, Starcca Gallery, Starland Design District, Savannah Georgia 2004
  • Look, Opus Gallery, Savannah Photo Collective, Savannah, Georgia 2004
  • Shop SCAD/Exhibit A Gallery, Savannah Georgia 2003
  • University of Maryland Photo Group, Greenbelt Community Center Gallery, Greenbelt Maryland 2000
  • Painting, West Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 1999


  • The Changing Face of Central Texas: Photography Exhibition Catalog, 2012
  • Women, Art, Life Weaving It All Together Blog, Artomatic Interviews #14, Tammy Vitale, 2012
  • South x Southeast Photomagazine, Summer 2012 1st anniversary issue
  • Seen Unseen, self-published print on demand, Blurb, 2011, Maryland
  • hanging with mrbennette blog, John Bennette, 2011, New York
  • Gallery Opening of the Week, Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Post, 2011, Washington D.C.
  • Southern Photography blog, John Wall, 2011, North Carolina
  • Photobooth, Photography: the Rural South, The New Yorker, Elisabeth Biondi, 2010, New York
  • South x Southeast Photomagazine, Vol. I Issue I, 2011, Georgia
  • Shimmering on the Walls at Blackrock, Claudia Rousseau, Gazette, 2007, Maryland
  • SlowExposures exhibition catalog 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 Georgia
  • 9th Annual Friends of Friends Photography Auction catalog, 2005, New York
  • Silverworks, Savannah College of Art and Design, 2005, Georgia



  • Invited Juror of senior portfolios for the Alabama State Council on the Arts, 2016
  • Photography Intern Imke Lass Photography, Savannah, Georgia 2005
  • Art Teacher to Spanish-speaking orphans in a rural poverty-stricken village, Puerto Cabezas Nicaragua, Summer 2000 and 2001