Lucretia Ellen McGuff-Silverman
mcguffsilverman at gmail dot com

Certified New Jersey Teacher of Art. Active leader in NJ and National
Art Educator Associations.

Education
American University,  Washington, DC
Master of Fine Arts, Painting

University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Two semesters graduate Art Studio

University of  Texas, San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Three semesters of graduate Art History, Art Studio and Education

St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's City, MD
B.A. in Art; Qualified for MD Secondary teaching degree for Art

Shows and Awards Highlights
Group Show, Reggio Gallery, 26 West 17th, New York, New York, Jan. 1996

Thompson Park, Monmouth Co., NJ, solo exhibit, April, 1996

Farms and Farming in New Jersey, Stony Brook Gallery, Aug.-Sept. 1996, First Place

67th Annual Fall Exhibition, Phillips Mill Art Gallery, Sept. 20 - Oct. 27 1996

Small Works of Nature, Stony Brook Gallery, January 17 through March 9, 1997

Four Artist Show; Landscapes: Varations on a Theme, Stony Brook Gallery, September 27 through November 7, 1997.

The Phillips Mill Annual Juried Exhibition 1997, September 20 through October
26, 1997; Award: Renee Brezkier McNelly Memorial Award for Representational
Oil Painting

Several works in private and corporate collection.

Teaching Related Award and grants
Selected to be included in State of New Jersey Council's on the Arts,
artist residency program (Artist in the Schools Program). 1999-2001

NJ Alliance for the Arts Grant 2001-2002 Art and Math Connection for
first through fourth grade

Presenter at AENJ Conferences 2002 - 2009

Presenter at the NJEA Conventions in 2003 – 2009

Presenter at the NAEA Conference in 2008

Elementary Chairperson of the Advisory Council for Art Educators of
New Jersey, 2004 – 2009

New Jersey State Arts Service Award.  2007

Employment History:

Full time Art Teacher, K-8
New Brunswick School District
83 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901 Sept. 1999- June 2009

Adjunct Professor, Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738  Fall 2000

           
Adjunct Professor, Burlington County College
County Route 530, Pemberton, NJ 08068-1599
September, 1998-Summer, 1999

Art Teacher, One Day a week, Millstone Elementary School
School Lane, Millstone, NJ           
September, 1998 - June 1999

Art Teacher and Camp Director at Roosevelt Summer Camp
Roosevelt, NJ 08555
This was a Five week program for children five to thirteen years old. Teaching
various two and three dimensional art techniques.  Summer, 1997 and 1998. 
In 1998 I was also the Camp Director.

Drawing Instructor, Princeton Adult School
P.O. Box 701, Princeton, NJ 08542. Winter 1998

Art Instructor, Introduction to Watercolors
Twin Rivers Public Library
Twin Rivers, NJ Adult watercolor intruction; Spring 1997

WordNet Computer Tagger Princeton University Psychology
Department's Cognitive Lab
Princeton, NJ (November 1994 - August 1995)

Bookkeeper/Junior Accountant Hodge, Slater and Associates
Rockville, MD (January 1987 - September 1988)


Public Service
           

Former School Board Member: Roosevelt School district