Education

2004-2006 Alfred University, MFA in Glass Alfred, NY
2003 Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA - Neon
2000-2003 Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA - welding, forging,
sandcasting, wireworking, glassblowing
Seattle Pacific University Seattle, WA stone carving,
ceramics, drawing
2000 Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA -Sandcasting
1997-1999 Tyler School of Art, BFA, cum laude, Glass & Education,
Philadelphia, PA
1995-1996 California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, CA
1992-1995 Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA

Work

2010- Present Sammamish High School, Glass instructor, Art
department Chair, Bellevue, WA
2007-2009 Chihuly Inc. Independent glass artist, Seattle, WA
2006 Alfred University, Glass instructor, Alfred, NY
2005 Bucks County Community College, Visiting artist,
Newtown, Pa
Pilchuck Glass School, Assistant to Daniel Weiner,
Stanwood, WA
2000-2004 Bellevue Community College, Glass Instructor,
Bellevue, WA
1999- 2004 Sammamish High School, Glass Instructor, Bellevue,
WA
2001 Pilchuck Glass School, Teaching assistant, Stanwood,
Wa
Pratt Fine Art Center, Teaching assistant, Seattle, WA
1999 Crefeld High School, Student Teacher, Chestnut Hill, PA
1998 Hot Soup Glass Studio, Teaching assistant,
Philadelphia, PA

Awards

2007 Tacoma Glass Museum, Artist Residency, Tacoma, WA
2004 Alfred University, Graduate Assistantship, Alfred, NY
2003 Pilchuck Glass School, Student scholarship, Stanwood,
WA
2000 Pilchuck Glass School, PONCHO Scholarship Stanwood,
WA

Publications

2007 New Glass Review 28, The Corning Museum of Glass,
Corning, NY
2006 500 Glass Objects, Lark Publishing

Exhibitions

2018 “Glasstastic!” Bellevue Art Museum Bellevue, WA
2014 Taos Glass Invitational, Wilder-Nightingale Gallery, Taos,
NM
“Out of Town” Contemporary Glass Society online
exhibition
3rd Annual Art Educators Show Art Institute of Seattle,
Seattle, WA
2008 “On the Wall” Chappell Gallery, New York, NY
“Winter Glass” Rebecca V Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2007 MFA Juried Exhibition Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NM
“Visual Seduction” Morgan Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
2006 “Concentric Circles” Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, NY
SOFA Chicago, Chappell Gallery, Chicago, Il
“Alfred on 25th” Lohin Geduld Gallery, New York, NY
“Dada Domestique” Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY
2005 Pilchuck Glass Group Exhibition William Traver Gallery,
Seattle, WA
Glass Art Society Conference Annual Exhibition Global
Art Venue, Adelaide, Au
2004 Student Exhibtion The Loupe Gallery, Prattsburg, NY
“Bound and Unbound” Melissa Misoda & Amy Cao,
Global Art Venue, Seattle, WA
2002 Student Show Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA
1999 “Light Through Skin” Pentimenti Gallery Philadelphia, PA
Emerging Artists Show Art Forms Gallery, Manayunk, PA
Student Show Glass Art Society, Tampa, FL
“I am Beautiful” works by Melissa Misoda Tyler Gallery,
Elkins Park, PA