Education

MA Decorative Arts, Design History, and Material Culture, Bard Graduate Center, 2013

BFA Interior Design,  Syracuse University, College of Visual and Performing Arts, 2009


Awards and honors

Cowles Fellowship, Bard Graduate Center, 2012–13

Eugenie Prendergast Fund Travel and Research Grant, Bard Graduate Center, 2012

Alumni Travel and Research Fund Grant, Bard Graduate Center, 2012

BGC Fellowship, Bard Graduate Center, 2011–12

BGC Scholarship, full tuition, Bard Graduate Center, 2011–13

Student Speaker, 155th Commencement Exercises, Syracuse University, 2009

Syracuse University Scholar, 2009

Ralph Laidlaw Award, SU Department of Design, 2009

VPA Scholar, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Syracuse University, 2008

Founder’s Scholar, Syracuse University, 2005–09


Employment

American Federation of Arts (New York, NY)
Curatorial Assistant
May 2013–present

Museum of Arts and Design (New York, NY)
Curatorial Project Manager
February–June 2013

Bard Graduate Center (New York, NY)
Faculty Assistant
September 2011–May 2013

BBC Research & Consulting (Denver, CO)
Research Associate
January 2010–July 2011


Internships

Museum of Arts and Design (New York, NY)
Curatorial Intern
June–August 2012

Metropolis Magazine (New York, NY)
Editorial Intern
June–August 2012

Denver Art Museum (Denver, CO)
Curatorial Intern, Department of Architecture, Design & Graphics
September 2009–July 2011


Languages & Skills

Reading knowledge of Italian.

Proficient with Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, The Museum System (TMS), FileMaker Pro, WordPress, AutoCAD, and SketchUp. Trained in basic archival practices and art handling.


Professional Service

Member, American Alliance of Museums

Member, Association of Art Museum Curators

Student Representative, Bard Graduate Center, 2011–2013

President, Syracuse University Honors Student Association, 2008–09