EDUCATION:

William Smith College, Geneva, New Yorkenglish-regency-table

  • B.A., Art History, Concentration: Italian Renaissance & Baroque

University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri

  • M.A., Art History, French Academic Art
  • Thesis: Jean-Léon Gérôme: Voyage into Fantasy

University of California, Irvine, California

  • Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine & Decorative Arts, in partnership with American Society of Appraisers (ASA).

University of California, Extension, Los Angeles, California

  • 4-Year Post-Baccalaureate Designation in Interior Architecture

CONTINUING EDUCATION:

2016
    • Furniture Construction – 17th – 21st Century, American Society of Appraisers, 2 hours
    • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Appraisers Association of America, 7 hours
2014
      • Americana Market – Turning the Page on Values, American Society of Appraisers, 2 hours
      • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Appraisers Association of America, 15 hours
      • International Society of Appraisers, Annual Conference, Kansas City, Missouri, 18.5 hours
      • Appraisers Association of America, Art Market and the Museum, St. Louis, Missouri, 4.5 hours
2012
      • Advanced Report Writing, American Society of Appraisers, New Orleans, Louisiana, 9 hours
2011
      • International Personal Property Conference, American Society of Appraisers, Edinburgh, Scotland, 30 hours
2010candelabrum
      • Twentieth-Century Design Qualifying Exam, Appraisers Association of America, Theory & Methodology Exam, Appraisers Association of America
2009
      • Antiques & Decorative Arts Qualifying Exam, American Society of Appraisers
2008
      • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Appraisers Association of America, 15 hours
2003

American Society of Appraisers additional courses

      • PP/308, Appraising Antiques & Decorative Arts, 30 hours
      • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Appraisers National Association, 15 hours
2002-2005
      • Treasures of French Furniture and Decorative Arts, English Furniture and Decorative Arts: From Renaissance through Regency (UCLA)
2002

American Society of Appraisers Personal Property core courses

      • PP/GJ201, Introduction to Personal Property Valuation, 30 hours
      • PP/GJ202, Research and Analysis, 30 hours; PP/GJ203, Report Writing, 30 hours
      • PP/GJ204, The Legal and Commercial Environment, 30 hours

Additional Connoisseurship Training:

    • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Paul Getty Museum