• Education

    Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    Colorado State University
    Fort Collins, Colorado

    Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
    The University of Colorado at Denver.
    Denver, Colorado
    Studies in painting and drawing; Feltre, Italy

    Associate of Arts in Fine Arts
    Community College of Denver
    Denver, Colorado

    Associate of Arts in Graphic Arts
    Stevens–Henager College
    Ogden, Utah

  • Professional Experience

    The Family Center/ La Familia
    Instructor
    Fort Collins, CO

    Community College of Denver
    Instructor
    Denver, CO

    Ferguson High School
    Instructor
    Loveland, CO

    Colorado State University
    Instructor
    Fort Collins, CO

    Museum of Contemporary Art/ Denver
    Artist on Artist Series "Slidejam"
    Guest Speaker
    Denver, CO

    Colorado State University
    Graduate Student Council
    Vice President
    Fort Collins, CO

    Cherry Creek Arts Festival
    Education Partner
    Denver, CO

  • Current Exhibits

    Riverspointe
    121 Wiest Drive
    Estes Park, Colorado

    Family Center Fiesta featuring the Chef Challenge For Children
    chefchallengeforchildren.com
    Multiple Locations

  • Exhibitions

    Solo Exhibitions:

    Hatton Gallery at Colorado State University
    "Darkness Visible"
    Fort Collins, CO

    Improv Contemporary
    Fort Collins, CO

    The Lincoln Center
    Fort Collins, CO

    Carson Masuoka Gallery
    "New Paintings"
    Denver, CO

    Pirate Contemporary Art
    "The Tussy"
    Denver, CO

    Museum of Contemporary Art Denver
    "Post Plastic Jesus".
    Denver, CO

    The University of Colorado
    "No Alternate Plans"
    Denver, CO

    Edge Gallery
    "Two of Two"
    Denver, CO

    Glenwood Springs Arts Council
    Center for the Arts
    "One of Two"
    Glenwood Springs, CO


    Group Exhibitions:

    Independence Gallery
    "65 Roses for Cystic Fibrosis" benefit
    Downtown Loveland, Colorado

    Riverspointe
    Estes Park, CO

    CORE New Art Space
    Juried exhibition: "Square"
    Guest Juror: Anna Kaye
    Denver, CO

    Art Students League of Denver
    at Carson Gallery
    "Side Effects May Include" (invitational)
    Denver, CO

    The Art Center
    "Context"
    Grand Junction, CO

    Curfman Gallery
    "Themes Explored"
    Fort Collins, CO

    Karen Ruhlen Gallery
    "Fresh Paint"
    Santa Fe, NM

    Carson Masuoka Gallery
    "Past Present"
    Denver, CO

    The Lincoln Center
    "10th Annual Arts Exhibition"
    Fort Collins, CO

    Foothills Arts Center
    "Colorado Art Open” (juried exhibition)
    Golden, CO

    Pirate Contemporary Art Oasis
    "21st Anniversary Members' Group Show"
    Denver, CO

    Auraria Library
    "CU in Italy"
    Denver, CO

    Fondaco Delle Biade
    "Durante lo stage estivo a Feltre"
    Feltre, Italy

    Emmanuel Gallery
    "UCD annual juried exhibition"
    Denver, CO

    Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
    "Colorado 2000"
    Colorado Springs, CO

    CHAC Gallery
    “Wallpaper"
    Denver, CO

    Artpile Gallery
    "New Artists"
    Fort Collins, CO

    Courtyard Marriott
    "Seeds of Success"
    Denver, CO

    The Art Center
    "Contemporary Colorado"
    Grand Junction, CO

    Emmanuel Gallery
    "Auraria Cool"
    Denver, CO

    Ohio Arts Council
    "New Acquisitions"
    Columbus, OH

    Emmanuel Gallery
    "UCD Juried Exhibition"
    Denver, CO

    Emmanuel Gallery
    "Current 99"
    Denver, CO

    Courtyard Marriott
    "1st Annual Juried"
    Denver, CO

    Spark Gallery
    Denver, CO

    KRMA-Channel 6 33rd Annual
    Denver, CO

    Woman's Art Center
    Denver, CO


  • Press

    Colorado Homes and Lifestyles Magazine
    "Texture and Depth"
    Elizabeth Train

    The Denver Post
    "Paintings Test the Eyes, but Show Obvious Skill"
    Kyle MacMillan

    Element Magazine
    "Carson Masuoka Rings with Visual Jazz"
    Renna Shesso

    Element Magazine
    "The Vision of Five"
    Kimberly Graham

    Go-Go Magazine
    "Jennifer Thompson Finds Success"
    Sean Weaver

    Chatfield Charter
    "Painting a Picture"
    Amanda Graham

    Westword
    "Artbeat"
    Michael Paglia

    Denver Rocky Mountain News
    "Homer's Affair with Water"
    Mary Voelz Chandler

    Il Gazzettino a Feltre, Italy
    "Dagli USA per Dipingere"
    Laura Cenni

    Metropolitan
    "Open, Open, Open"
    Sean Weaver

    Advocate
    "Open Up and Say Art"
    Jay Pawlowski

    The Glenwood Post
    "Thompson's Works Big, Bold and Spontaneous"
    Peggy Hawker

    Metropolitan
    "Subtle Words"
    Sean Weaver

    Denver Rocky Mountain News
    "Colorado 2000 duality Raises Questions"
    Mary Voelz Chandler

    OURGLASS Annual:
    An Innovative Literary Arts Magazine

    CC-Denver Community News_
    "Award Winning Literary Magazine"
    Robby Lake

    The Denver Post
    "Auraria Cool"
    Glenn Griffin

    Emmanuel News
    "Auraria's coolest"

    Advocate
    "Auraria Cool - A Release from the Sun"
    Kristin Long

    Denver Rocky Mountain News
    "Artists Exude Vitality"
    Mary Voelz Chandler

    Metropolitan
    "Auraria Cool"
    Sean Weaver

    The Denver Post
    "Denver Art Exhibit Known to Few"
    Jeff Bradley

    The Denver Post
    "Precocious"
    Jeff Bradley

    Advocate
    "Talented... Go Public"
    Claudia Ann Carpio

    Columbine Community Courier
    "Local Painter Finds Her Calling"
    Jennifer Frank