BA in Art, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1981
MA in Art, 1984
MFA in Art, 1987, California State University, Fullerton
Various Publications including Dona Z. Meilach, Teapots: Makers and Collectors, Schiffer Publications, 2005; Veronika Gunter, Five Hundred Figures in Clay, Lark Books, 2004; American Craft, OP.ED.ART, Ferrin Gallery, Oct/Nov 2004; American Style, October, 2004; Clay Times, Feats of Clay XVII, July/August, 2004
Work in collections of Dianne and Sandy Besser, Gloria and Sonny Kamm, Arizona State University, San Francisco Fine Arts Museums, Peabody Essex Museum and the World Ceramic Exposition Foundation.
Recent exhibitions include What the future may hold: Artists consider the Post Bush World, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM; Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibition, Wichita Center for the Arts, KS; Teapots: Interpretations, Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield MA; Moby Dick, Basement Gallery, Boise, ID 2009