Unique combination of Photography and Painting
Real Estate and Commercial Photography Specializing in Historic Homes and Inns
BOCES Consultant 2007-2008Guided districts in developing their elective course offeringsHelped Elective Area Teachers, faced with increasing class sizes, in building a new "Skill-Set" so as to be equipped to better deliver instruction and course content.
Sachem Central School District – Holbrook, NY 1975-2007Industrial Arts/Technology Education TeacherSome of the courses that I taught: Architecture, Design, Drawing, Furniture Making, Graphic Design, Sketching, Photography, Residential Structures, Technical Drawing and Woodworking.
Sachem Central School District – Holbrook, NY 1987-2007Secondary Technology Education ChairpersonCo-wrote the NY State Curriculum "Design and Drawing"Developed the "Quad" system of delivering Technology Education Instruction to Middle Schoolers, a rotation through "topic areas" that better utilized existing equipment and individual teacher skill sets when faced with larger class sizesOversaw the Largest Technology Education Program in NY State for 20 yearsProgram of the Year – Twice honoredGraduation Keynote Speaker in support of Electives and the ArtsAssisted teachers district-wide with the increased demand for technology in their classroom Center Moriches School District – Center Moriches, NY 1996-2007Board of Education Member
Store Owner – Moriches, NY 1981-1991Country Folk.A true Country Store that featured the work of many artist’s and included my own custom built furniture, folk art, wooden toys and photography.
Photographer 1975-1981Worked with organizations, such as The Chamber of Commerce and Historical Societies, to produce photographic presentations instrumental in securing grants. Education Masters Stony Brook UniversityEnergy and the EnvironmentEnergy Efficient Structures Bachelor Oswego State UniversityIndustrial Arts/Technology Education
Associates Suffolk Community CollegeMechanical Technology MetalurgyTensile Testing Machine Photography Additional Education and AwardsIndividual, concentrated instruction in art and music from the age of 5. Winner of the Sandy Becker Drawing Contest at the age of 10. Winner of the college level New York State University/Builders Association Architectural Design Contest. 1969. (The only high school student to do this in the history of the contest.) Winner Golf Photo of the Year 2012 (Awarded by the International Golf Hall of Fame) Winner of the Dan's Paper Cover Contest. 2022 (First photographer to have his work on the cover of the paper in its 62 years in circulation.)