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COMMISSIONS

  • Napa Mill-Hatt Market Plaza, sidewalk mosaic, Napa, CA 2001-04
  • Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission, Light Rail Project, STARFIRE STATION, Sacramento, CA 1984-87; restored 2003
  • Ofrenda in Memory of Rene di Rosa, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA 2010

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • Peju Province Winery, Rutherford, CA 2013
  • Napa Valley Museum, Take a Chance on Miniatures, Yountville, CA 2009, 12
  • Studio II Gallery, El Dia de los Muertos, A Celebration of Art & Culture II, Napa, CA 2010
  • Hayward Historical Society, Meek Mansion, Days of the Dead 2010, Folk Art for the Third Millennium, Hayward, CA 2010
  • Studio II Gallery, El Dia de los Muertos, A Celebration of Art & Culture II, Napa, CA 2010
  • Hayward Historical Society, Meek Mansion, Days of the Dead 2010, Folk Art for the Third Millennium, Hayward, CA 2010
  • Studio II Gallery, El Dia de los Muertos Altares & Fotografias, A Celebration of Art & Culture,
    Napa, CA 2009
  • Oakland Museum of California, Evolution of a Sacred Space – Dia de los Muertos 2008,
    Oakland, CA 2008
  • Sun Gallery, The Columbarium, Dearly Departed, Hayward, CA 2007
  • Oakland Museum of California, Laughing Bones Weeping Hearts – The Columbarium,
    Oakland, CA 2006
  • SomARTS Cultural Center, Rituals in the Journey of Life & Death – Day of the Dead,
    The Columbarium, San Francisco, CA 2005
  • Sun Gallery, The Columbarium, a Day of the Dead Installation, Hayward, CA 2002,03,04,07
  • Creative Growth Gallery, Partners Collaborative Printmaking, Oakland, CA 2003
  • Off the Preserve Gallery, Au Natural, Napa, CA 2003
  • Off the Preserve Gallery, Director's Cut, di Rosa Preserve: Art & Nature, Napa, CA 2002
  • Michael Martin Gallery, Smith Andersen Editions Exhibition, San Francisco, CA 2000
  • Walker Art Museum, Smith Andersen Editions Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN 2000
  • De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, The Art of Collaborative Printmaking, Smith
    Andersen Editions, Santa Clara, CA 1999
  • Nevada Museum of Art, The Art of Collaborative Printmaking, Smith Andersen Editions, Reno,
    NV 1998
  • Robert Mondavi Winery, Art Council of Napa Valley, Chair-a-Tea 1998, Oakville, CA 1998
  • Sonoma State University, Art From the Heart, Rohnert Park, CA 1986,87,88,89,90,91,94,97
  • Falkirk Cultural Center, All Saints/All Souls, San Rafael, CA 1995
  • Oakland Museum, Collectors Gallery, Something in Common, Oakland, CA 1994
  • Clos Pegase Winery, Mustard in Bloom II, Calistoga, CA 1994
  • Headlands Center for the Arts, A Tribute to Veronica, Marin, CA 1993
  • Codorniu Napa, Mustard in Bloom, Napa, CA 1993
  • New Langton Arts, Live Auction, San Francisco, CA 1990
  • Espacio Gallery, Larkspur, CA 1989, 90
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Council's Autumn Auction, San Francisco, CA 1988
  • San Francisco Airport, The Right Foot Show, San Francisco, CA 1987-88
  • ZAKS Gallery, Chicago, IL 1982-87
  • Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1984-85
  • Gallery of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado, Dogs & Cats, Colorado Springs, CO 1984
  • Creative Growth Annual, Oakland, CA 1983,84,85,86,87
  • Joseph Chowning Gallery, Sculpture 1982, San Francisco, CA 1982
  • International Sculpture Conference, Oakland-San Francisco, CA 1982
  • Richmond Art Center, Small Format, Richmond, CA 1982
  • Jurors: George Neubert, SFMOMA & Terry St. John, Oakland Art Museum, CA
  • University of California, ASUC, Berkeley, CA 1982
  • Anna Gardner Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA 1981
  • Gallery of the Muses, The Exchange Show, San Francisco, CA & Amerika Haus, Berlin,
    Germany; SF 1980; Berlin 1981
  • Orange County Art Association Annual, Brea, CA 1980
  • Zara Gallery, X-MAS Show, San Francisco, CA 1977

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • University of California, Wurster Hall, Berkeley, CA 1977
  • Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA 1977
  • College of Holy Names, Oakland, CA 1971

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

  • VP/CFO, SIEPPE, INC. – Community Arts Development, Grants Writer, Napa, CA 1988-present
  • Development Director, Napa Emergency Women's Services Napa, CA 2004-05
  • Executive Director, John Muir Festival Center Martinez, CA 2003-04
  • Teacher, Vichy Elementary School, Napa. CA 1998-2000
  • Executive Director, Solano County Arts Alliance-Solano Arts, Fairfield, CA 1993-95
  • Executive Director, Napa County Arts Council, Napa, CA 1985-88
  • Assistant Development Director, University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley,
    CA 1983-85
  • Executive Director, University Art Museum Council, University of California, Berkeley, CA
    1982-83
  • Special Events Coordinator/Assistant Security Superintendent, University Art Museum,
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 1976-83
  • Video Co-Producer, Writer Teaching Assistant, Slide Librarian, Art Department, Los Medanos
    College, Pittsburg, CA 1974-77
  • Commercial Sign Painter, Antioch, CA 1972-74

PROFESSIONAL / COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Napa County Arts & Cultural Commission, Vice Chair 2007- 2010; Chair 2010- 2012
  • California Grand Jury Association, Napa Chapter, 2009-present; Vice Chair 2010-11; Chair 2011-2012
  • Napa County Superior Court, Grand Jury, 2007-08; Foreman Pro-Tem 2008-2009
  • Public Art Committee, (% for the Arts), Arts Council of the Napa Valley, Napa, CA 2007
  • Playground Fantastico, Design Committee, Napa, CA 2002
  • The di Rosa Preserve, President, Volunteer Council, Napa, CA 1996-1998
  • VIP Club, Napa, professional/business network club, 1997-2004. President 1998
  • Napa Valley Opera House, Inc., Founding Board member. Positions held: Vice President/Chair for
    Fundraising and Fundraising Events, Nominating Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, 1985-1997
  • University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, Advisory Board, 1994
  • California Assembly of Local Arts Agencies, Founding Board member; Past President, 1986-1992
  • National Assembly of Local Arts Agencies, Leadership Committee, 1987-1991
  • Leadership Napa, Faculty. Napa, CA 1986-1990

EDUCATION

  • University of California, Berkeley, CA; BA
  • Getty Leadership Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA; Cert.
  • Chapman University, CA; Credential
       Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Crosscultural
       Language & Academic Development Emphasis, Single Subject Authorization - Art
  • University of San Diego, CA; MCLAD
  • Multi-Cultural Language Acquisition Development
  • California Community Colleges Instructor – Fine & Applied Arts; Credential
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