Resume

EDUCATION

  • Baccalauréat en arts visuels, Université de Moncton (UdeM) 2016

  • Fine Arts courses, Mount Allison University, 1997

  • Principal’s Certificate, 1990

  • Masters Education (Curriculum), Dalhousie University, 1983

  • Bachelor Education, Mount Allison University, 1970

  • Bachelor Arts (Honours English), Rajasthan University, India, 1968

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Artist:                  Salt Marsh Studio (2010-present)

  • President:           New Brunswick Teachers’ Association (2005-2007)

  • Vice-president: New Brunswick Teachers’ Association (2003-2005)

  • President:           New Brunswick Teachers’ Association Elementary Teachers’ Council (1998-00)

  • President:           New Brunswick Teachers’ Association Computer Services Council (1990-91)

  • Teacher:              New Brunswick School District # 2 – Elementary, Middle & High (1970-2005)

AWARDS

  • Governor General’s Award:                    Excellence in Teaching Canadian History, 1997

  • Arts & Entertainment TV Network:     Grand Prize, Canadian Teacher Grant Program, 1995

  • Prime Minister’s Award:                           Excellence in teaching Science, Technology & Math, 1993.

  • Hilroy Fellowship Provincial Award:  Innovation in Education,1992

  • Marshall McLuhan National Award:   Distinguished Teacher, 1991

  • Friends/Amis Canada 125 Award:         Impressions of Canada on CD-ROM,1992

  • Canadian Embassy in Costa Rica Recognition Award:  $10,000 US raised for earthquake relief for Los Corales School, 1991

EXPERIENCE AS AN ARTIST

  • The Dart Gallery – MON-O-Chrome Group show March 2017

  • Apple Art gallery – Solo exhibition “Love, Laugh & be Inspired” 2016

  • Louise and Reuben Cohen Gallery at Université de Moncton – Exposition des finissants et finissantes 2016

  • Struts Gallery – Lessons Learned from Six-year Olds 2013

  • Struts Gallery – Ceramics and painting exhibition, 2012

  • Art Walk Amherst – « Rêves brisées » (ceramics) and painting displayed, 2011

  • Struts Gallery Members’ Show -2010

  • Louise and Reuben Cohen Gallery at Université de Moncton –UdeM Exposition des finissants et finissantes 2010

  • Dieppe Arts and Cultural Center – exhibited « Rêves brisées » et « Visages Canadiens » UdeM students exhibition, 2009.

  • Alliance Francaise Gallery, Moncton – exhibited “Sans abris” UdeM Students’ art exhibition  – 2008

  • Members’ Annual Exhibition Sackville Art Association (1998-present)

  • Taught art to grades five and six for 31 years