Curriculum Vitae


2018 Tokyo International Foto Awards; Silver Prize — Editorial / Photo Essay.

2018 Tokyo International Foto Awards; Silver Prize — Events / Sports.

12th Annual Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, 2018; Honorable Mention — Series / Culture and Daily Life.

12th Annual Pollux Awards, 2018; Honorable Mention — Series / Culture and Daily Life.

38th Annual Photographer's Forum Spring Photography Contest, sponsored by Sigma, 2018; Finalist.



12th Annual Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, 2018; Gallery Valid, Barcelona, Spain, May 2019.

2018 TIFA (Tokyo International Foto Awards) Exhibition, Shibuya Cultural Center; Tokyo, Japan, February 2019.

Italian Cultural Institute (Istituto Italiano di Cultura), San Francisco, CA, “The Italian Cowboys of Maremma,” Solo Exhibition; San Francisco, CA, January 2019.

The Mountain Workshops, “Life Lessons,” Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, 2018/2019.

Solano Community College, Educational Art Center -- group show of featured SCC artists, Vallejo, CA, Spring 2018.

Social Documentary Network: Through A Women's Lens Exhibition -- "The Italian Cowboys of Maremma," 2018.

Missouri Photo Workshop #69 — "Shelia Salmons: A Voice of Calm;" Eldon, MO, 2017

Arts Benicia — 8th Creative Women's Symposium, Pop-up Exhibition; Benicia, CA, 2017.

Dorothy Herger Gallery, "Home -- A Photo Exhibit by Students, Staff and Faculty at Solano Community College"; Fairfield, CA, 2017.

Java Jax, "The Italian Cowboys," Solo Exhibition; Vallejo, CA, 2016.

Cordelia Public Library, “Equine Blur,” participant in group Show featuring photographers from Solano Community College; Cordelia, CA 2015.

Agent2Artist "Recent Works:  Brian Wickersham and Gabrielle Saveri," Barbagelata Real Estate; San Francisco, CA 2015.

Fort Mason Gallery - Promising Students Show, City College of San Francisco; San Francisco, CA, 2015, 2014, 2013.

Jessel Gallery, "Cirque de la Symphonie," Benefit for the Napa Symphony; Napa, CA, 2007.



Photographer's Forum (sponsored by Sigma) -- Best of Photography 2018.

Sonoma Sun, 2018

Travel and Leisure Magazine, June 2017 (Time Inc.): "There Have Been Cowboys in Italy for Thousands of Years. You Can Go Riding With Them."

Sonoma Index Tribune, 2016


January 5, 2017; Vallejo Times-Herald, A&E Source: "Solano teacher showcases ‘Italian cowboys’ at Java Jax"

Video/Film Projects:

“The Paw Project Movie,” Videographer, 2012.

“Spiderman 2,” Camera Assistant, New York, 2003.



Granaio Lorenese, Azienda Agricola Alberese, Spergolaia, Alberese, Italy, 2017.

Private Collection of Joseph Saveri, St. Helena, CA, 2017.

Saveri Law Firm, San Francisco, CA, 2016.

Guest Speaker/Public Speaking:

New Italian Film Festival; San Francisco, CA, 2018

Sonoma Film Festival; Sonoma, CA, 2017


Solano Community College, A.A. Photography, 2019.

New York University, M.A.  Journalism

Brown University, B.A. History

Christie's Fine Arts Course, London -- Certificate in the Fine and Decorative Arts /History of Art and Conservation, Decorative to Modern.

Kentucky Mountain Workshops, Photojournalism, 2018.

Missouri Photo Workshop, 2017.

Commercial / Clients:

Social Advocates for Youth — Santa Rosa/Sonoma CA

Sonoma Conservatory of Dance

Sonoma Valley Art Museum

American Red Cross -- North Bay Region, CA

Energy Fitness -- Sonoma, CA

Porto, LLC -- San Francisco, CA

Vino Cadre -- Santa Rosa, CA

Color My Soul™ -- Sonoma, CA