Documentary Photographer/Writer

  • Houmanitarian,  October 2011, Through The Lens: Local Photojournalist Looks at Uganda & the World
  • Houston Chronicle, Sunday Outlook Section, Microdevelopment in Uganda, October 2011
  • La Fotografia Actual, Barcelona, review and portfolio spread, Summer 2003
  • The Houston Chronicle, Sunday Lifestyle Section, April 2003, June 2003
  • Photography Quarterly, Woodstock, NY, "Photography Now," US trends seen by NYTimes, January 2003
  • Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah Magazine, Houston,"Eye On The Middle East," 2002
  • Woman Magazine, London, photo essay on London’s battered wives leaving violent homes, 1992
  • The Independent Magazine, London, England, “Fighting Back,“ one battered wife’s course of action, 1991
  • The Columbia Missourian, Columbia, MO, Staff Photographer, 1988-90
  • Aramco World, piece on dying handicrafts of Bahrain, The Netherlands, 1989
  • UNESCO project on Saudi schools, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, obtained royal decree to photograph, 1988
  • Director, Panache Art Gallery, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia 1986-1988
    Selected artists, planned and promoted exhibits, arranged displays.
  • Commercial Photographer, Photographic House, Fairfield, NJ, 1980-82
    First female photographer at major advertising studio on East Coast. Photographed 8x10 B&W and color transparencies for The New York Times, Architectural Digest, Ladies' Home Journal, Woman’s Day, etc.
  • Logo Design, Iranian Ministry of Energy, Teheran, Iran 1978
    Designed energy logo (fist holding lightning bolts) for Ministry’s use.



  • University of Missouri-Columbia, M.A. in Photojournalism, 1991
  • 39th Annual Missouri Photo Workshop, Caruthersville, MO, 1987
  • Drew University, B.A. in Fine Arts/printmaking emphasis, Madison, NJ, 1979
  • American College of Rome, A.A. in Fine Arts, Rome, Italy, 1977
  • Teheran Community School, HS Diploma, Teheran, Iran, 1975