Currently a staff photographer with the Associated Press based in North Carolina. Former Senior Photo Editor with the Charlotte Observer and former Director of Photography for the Greensboro News & Record. Exhibitions include "Boots on the Ground, A Perspectice on the War in Iraq”, The Levine Museum of the New South in Charlotte N.C. Jan-Aug, 2013. Assignments include the war in Iraq, Olympic games, Space Shuttle STS launch, multiple Final Four and Super Bowl games, G-20, G-8 World Summits, FINA World Aquatics Championships, multiple Presidential campaigns, Hurricane Katrina. Imagery has appeared in most major newspapers and front pages throughout the world including The International Herald-Tribune, The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Geographic, China Daily, Israel Today, Vanguardia, The Khaleej Times (UAI), The Guardian, London. Recipient of National Press Photographers Association Pictures of the Year Award of Excellence, twice awarded the North Carolina Press Photographer of the Year award, 1st runner-up. Awarded dozens of Pictures of the Year Awards by the North Carolina Press Photographers Association and the North Carolina Press Association.