AS, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1988. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Kansas, 1994. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1997.
Designer Gitano/Bagland, New York City, 1988—1989, Mitzi International, New York City, 1990—1991. Instructor art Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1996—1997. Admissions representative The American Academy of Art, Chicago, 1997—1998.
Lecturer art Washington University School of Art, St. Louis, 1999—2000, assistant professor art, since 2000, core coordinator, since 2001. Assistant professor art Ohio University School Art, since 2003. Art materials consultant Good's of Evanston, 1994—1996.
Member of American Association of University Professors, College Art Association, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Carmen Bautista. 1 child Isabella.