Credentials

Education
BA Music and French, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC (2000).
Universite Paul Valery, Montpellier, France (1997-1998).
Recipient of Morehead Scholarship (1995-2000).

Teaching Experience
Private ukulele instructor (2009 – present).
Private guitar instructor (1999 – present).
Upper School Music Teacher, The Well School, Peterborough, NH (2015 – present)
Group guitar classes, ArtsCenter, Carrboro, NC (2001-2005).
Substitute teacher, Carrboro Music Studios (1999-2005)

Playing Experience
Singer-songwriter, four original CDs (1994-present).
Nationwide college circuit (2005-2010).
Bar and coffeeshop circuit, East Coast to Midwest (2003-2005).

Additional Study
Kerrville Folk Festival Songwriting School (2009).
Fingerpicking Guitar Workshop with Duck Baker (2009).
Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar with Ray Kane, Ozzie Kotani, George Kahumoku, Led Kaapana, Daniel Ho on O’ahu and Maui, HI (2000).
Irish tinwhistle lessons with Rob Sharer, Carrboro NC (1999).
DADGAD guitar, independent study in Ireland (1999).
Classical Guitar with Billy Stewart, UNC (1996-2000).
Jazz Guitar, five-week program at Berklee College, Boston MA (1994).
Jazz Guitar, one-week program at UT-Arlington (1993).