• YEARS SHOOTING professionally: 11+ YEARS

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC EDUCATION: ATTENDED BROOK'S INSTITUTE OF PHOTOGRAPHY FROM 2005-2006

  • FAVORITE PART OF A WEDDING DAY: THE LOOK ON PEOPLE'S FACES WHEN VOWS ARE GIVEN. I ALSO ENJOY THE BEGINNING OF THE DANCING - THAT'S WHEN A COUPLE TRULY RELAXES AND CELEBRATES.

  • HOBBIES: I'M A LOVER OF ALL THINGS AUTHENTIC, AN OUTDOOR ADVENTURER OF EVERY SEASON, AN NPR ENTHUSIAST, A KEFIR BREWER, A LIVE MUSIC GO-ER AND AN OLD FASHIONED LETTER WRITER.

  • PLACES CALLED HOME: I GREW UP IN VIRGINIA, WENT TO SCHOOL IN OHIO, AND then MOVED TO SAN FRANCISCO. I'VE ALSO LIVED IN LA, PORTLAND, MINNEAPOLIS, AND MOVED TO DENVER IN 2014.

  • ADDICTION(S): SHREDDED FRIED POTATOES - HASHBROWNS, I COULDN'T LIVE WITHOUT YOU!

  • WHY YOU LOVE PHOTOGRAPHING WEDDINGS: I GET TO WITNESS AUTHENTIC LOVE. I SOAK IT IN AND IT ENERGIZES ME FROM THE INSIDE OUT - IT MAKES ME FEEL ALIVE. IT'S MY HAPPY PLACE.

  • IF YOU WEREN'T A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER YOU WOULD BE: A VETERINARIAN. I ADORE ANIMALS OF ALL KINDS.

  • FEATURED IN: RANGEFINDER MAGAZINE AND ICEland AIR IN-FLIGHT FOR MY TRAVEL WORK.

  • WHY YOU LOVE COLORADO: COLORADO IS WHERE I BELONG. IT'S PROGRESSIVE, HEALTH CONSCIOUS AND ACTIVE. IT HAS A VIBRANT ARTISTIC COMMUNITY FILLED WITH PEOPLE WHO APPRECIATE FrESH AIR AND MEANINGFUL LIVING.

  • YOUR PHOTOGRAPHIC STYLE: MY INTENT FOR EVERY IMAGE IS TO CAPTURE THE EMOTION FELT AND THE PERSON WHO FELT IT. I TRULY WISH TO CAPTURE AUTHENTICITY SO WHEN YOU LOOK BACK YOU REMEMBER TRUE ESSENCE of someone you love.

  • THE PERFECT PB&J: YUCK.