career highlights

2017         Established Storyteller Images


2016-17   Exhibited in national and international salons, achieving

                  multiple awards.

                 Completed requirements for the photographic Honours of:

                 - AAPS (Associate of the Australian Photographic Society)

                 - FAPS (Fellow of the Australian Photographic Society)

                 - AFIAP (Artiste, Federation Internationale de l'Art


2014-16   Marketed 2 heritage properties 

                      - Renovating, styling, photographing

                      - Researching & writing their histories

2013        Completed a 365 Project in photography

2006-13   Online tutor in media law, feature writing and

                  introductory journalism, Open University Australia

2000-05   Full-time parent; part-time tutor in journalism,

                  Griffith University


Photographer & Editor

1981         Graduated Dux of OLMC College, Mackay

1980-81   AFS Exchange Student to Missouri, USA

1993-99   Lecturer/Senior Tutor in Journalism and Media Law,

                  University of Queensland;

                  Editor/ proofreader of  student investigative

                  newspaper, the Queensland Independent

1996         Scholarship to study Italian at Dante Alighieri

                  Society, Rome

1995         Awarded Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Law and

                  Journalism, University of Queensland

1991-93   Full-time study

1988-90   Travel in Mediterranean and South America,

                  study in Italy, work in London

1982-88   Journalist, Brisbane Telegraph, specialising in

                  courts, local government & state politics