2022 PhD (Expected), History of Art / The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London

2016  MA (Distinction), Fine and Decorative Art / Sotheby's Institute of Art - London

2013  BA (summa cum laude), Art History and Spanish / Belmont University, Nashville, TN


2017 - Pres.  Art & Architectural Historian/Historic Preservation & Design Consultant, Independent

2016 - 2017  Research Fellow, The Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, RI

2013 - 2014  Gallery Assistant, The Rymer Gallery, Nashville, TN 

2012 - 2014  Art Director - Set Designer, Music Industry Professional, Nashville, TN


2019 "Gilded Interiors: Modern Identity and ‘The Historical Tradition,’” 72nd Annual International Conference, Society of Architectural Historians, Providence, RI, 24-28 April

2017  "Interpreting the Historic House Bathroom: Gilded Age Design, Decoration, and Distinction," Annual Meeting, Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH), Lynchburg, VA, 11-14 October

2017  "Bathing à la Pompadour: Luxury and the Reinvention of Eighteenth-Century French Design in the Gilded Age Bathroom," Reuse Reconsidered Conference, Brown University, Providence, RI, 15-17 September

2017  "Designing Distinction: 'Comfort & Enlightenment' in the Gilded Age Bath-Room," The Eaddo H. and Peter D. Kiernan III Lecture, The Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, RI, 16 August


2019 43rd Annual Symposium of the Furniture History Society, in association with the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection, V&A - Pietre Dure, Wallace Collection, London

2019 “Celebrating Lady Wallace: Women Philanthropists of the Gilded Age,” Wallace Collection, London

2018 “Sir Richard Wallace and His Age: Connoisseurs, Collectors and Philanthropists,” Wallace Collection, London

2018 “Art of the Invisible” Conference, Sackler Research Forum, Courtauld Institute of Art, London

2018 Tennessee Decorative Arts Symposium, Belmont Mansion Association, Nashville, TN

2017  "The Economics of Historic Preservation," The 32nd Annual Rhode Island Statewide Historic Preservation Conference, Westerly, RI

2017  "Gilded Age Art, Design & Technology," The 25th Annual Newport Symposium, The Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, RI

2017  "Building the Outer Boroughs: Architecture and Urbanism Beyond Manhattan," Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

2016  "Preservation in the US: 50 Years On," Noreen Stonor Drexel Cultural and Historic Preservation Program & Newport Restoration Foundation, Newport, RI

2015  "Animating the 18th-Century Country House," The National Gallery, London, UK

CONTinuing education

2016  Wallpaper: A Retrospective, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

PROFESSIONAL Affiliations 

Society of Architectural Historians, Furniture History Society, Decorative Arts Society