For over a century, our region has been the home of extraordinary artists. Local Arts Index highlights an artist who is continuing our community’s rich creative legacy.
“As a senior at Bowdoin College, my studio art oil painting professor, Thomas Cornell, asked me my future plans. I explained that I was taking a job in corporate finance. Professor Cornell crossed his arms and sternly lectured that I was meant to be an artist.
I promised him that day that I would return to art when it was possible. After 15 years as a Chartered Financial Analyst on Wall Street in the Junk Bond department of J.P. Morgan, I kept my promise.”