• YEARS SHOOTING PROFESSIONALLY: 8+ YEARS

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC EDUCATION: ATTENDED BROOK'S INSTITUTE OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE ART INSTITUTE OF COLORADO, RECEIVed MY BACHELOR OF FINE ART'S DEGREE IN PHOTOGRAPHY in 2009

  • FAVORITE PART OF A WEDDING DAY: THE CEREMONY. WHEN SPEECHES AND VOWS START GOING AND THE TEARS START FLOW'N, TYPICALLY I'M MISTY EYED TOO

  • HOBBIES: LEARNING. THAT MAY SOUND LIKE A WEIRD HOBBY, BUT MY LIST OF THINGS I'M LEARNING GOES LIKE THIS: SURFING, WORLD RELIGIONS, PSYCHOLOGY, MEDITATION, BAKING, BUILDING SHIT WITH MY OWN TWO HANDS...

  • PLACES CALLED HOME: COLORADO, MISSOURI, KANSAS, OAHU, NEW MEXICO, CALIFORNIA AND KAUAI

  • ADDICTION: SUPER SOUL SUNDAY, the trifecta of joy (chocolate, cheese, and coffee...not necessarily together) BLACK CLOTHES, LEARNING, AND TRAVELING

  • WHY YOU LOVE PHOTOGRAPHING WEDDINGS: I STARTED OFF PHOTOGRAPHING MY FRIENDS AS An early teenager. WE HAD A such a BLAST that we did every weekend for years. SHOOTING WEDDINGS AND ENGAGEMENTS STILL FEELS LIKE THAT...SO MUCH FUN AND SUCH AN HONOR. 

  • IF YOU WEREN'T A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER YOU WOULD BE: A BUDDHIST BASED THERAPIST/VOLUNTEER 

  • WHY YOU LOVE HAWAII AND COLORADO: HAWAII BECAUSE IT'S LIKE LIVING IN A PAINTING THAT TAKES MY BREATH AWAY DAILY, AND FOR THE PEACE THAT COMES WITH LIVING BY THE BEACH ON THE MOST REMOTE ISLANDS IN THE WORLD. COLORADO BECAUSE MY FAMILY AND DEAREST FRIENDS ARE THERE, AND FOR IT'S THRIVING CREATIVE COMMUNITY AND DENVER'S METROPOLIS

  • YOUR PHOTOGRAPHIC STYLE: PHOTOJOURNALISM MEETS FINE ART MEETS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC (LANDSCAPE INCLINED)

  • THE PERFECT PB&J: JIFF PEANUT BUTTER (THE "UNHEALTHY" NOT ORGANIC KIND) + LILIKOI BUTTER ON SOURDOUGH

  • DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONAL STYLE: A FEMALE FREE PEOPLE WEARING MID CENTURY JOHNNY CASH ON A TROPICAL VACATION