- Certificate in Adobe Construction from Northern New Mexico College
- Specialist for Building with Earth Certification from the Dachverband Lehm and the Handwerkskammer Ulm
- Basic Adobe Proficiency Certification from The Earthbuilders' Guild
- Co-Director and Instructor at Adobe in Action
- Project Manager for Cornerstones Community Partnerships
- Instructor at Adobe is Not Software
- Adjunct Faculty for the Adobe Program at Santa Fe Community College
- Board Member of The Earthbuilders' Guild
- Member of the Dachverband Lehm
- B.A. in English Literature & Linguistics from the University of Erfurt
- Audio Workshops at Werkleitz Gesellschaft e.V.
- Magisterzwischenprüf. (B.A. equivalent) in Art History from Friedrich Schiller University (Jena, Germany)
- Black & White Photography courses at Rutgers University (New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA)
- Film Workshops at Werkleitz Gesellschaft e.V.