University of Southern California                                                                                                                                                         Los Angeles, CA

Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts, Minor in Communication and Graphic Arts                                                                                                                  2002

Magna Cum Laude, 3.77 College GPA (2002)

Dean’s Scholar, Art and Academic Honor (1998 – 2002)

USC Ambassador, Consultant of USC President (2000 – 2002)

Golden Key International Society, Academic Honor Society (2001 - 2002)


Bobbie Rich Fine Art                                                                                                                                                                              Los Angeles, CA

Owner, Artist and Art Educator                                                                                                                                                                   2007 – Current

Teaching and planning private and group fine art lessons for children, teens and adults.

Painting and displaying personal artwork at numerous galleries and shows.  List available upon request.

Community Corporation of Santa Monica                                                                                                      Santa Monica, CA

Art Outreach Instructor                                                                                                          2014-Current

Creating and instructing unique family art workshops and art display opportunities for residents of CCSM low income housing.

Mizel Estate                                                                                                                 Thousand Oaks, CA

Art Director & Visionary                                                                                               2019-Current

Strategizing the trajectory of Mizel Wines, Mizel Estate & Mizel Family Foundation.  Creating and building Mizel brand: wine club, custom chicken coop, organic garden, orchard, bee hives, events, art installations, nonprofit, etc.

Resonate LA                                                                                                              Santa Monica, CA

Director of Visual Arts                                                                                                            2014- 2020

Creating & implementing on-going creative outreach events, as the catalyst to connect with the community at large. 

Developing a spiritual formation program specifically targeted towards the artistic community.

Visions Day School                                                                                                             West LA, CA

Private Art Instructor                                                                                                                  2019-2020

Teaching high school level art one-on-one to students who are unable to function in a mainstream environment due to mental health issues, emotional traumas, or behavioral problems.

Boys and Girls Club                                                                                                              Santa Monica, CA

Summer Art Camp Teacher                                                                                                             2016

Created summer curriculum and taught art to campers and counselors ages 5-adult in multiple Boys and Girls Club locations.

Delphi Academy                                                                                                                                                                                    Santa Monica, CA

Art Department                                                                                                                                                                                                 2013 - 2016

Developed and instructed art education program for grades Preschool through 5th.

Coordinated and created art with students for school promotion, contests and art shows.

Lemons and Sugar Studio                                                                                                                                                       Palos Verdes Estates, CA

Founder and Instructor                                                                                                                                                                                     2011 - 2014

Created unique art experiences for ages 4 through adult, including Social Art, Art Parties, Workshop Intensives, Art Camp and Classes.  Promoted and ran finances of studio.

Budding Artistes                                                                                                                                                                                          Torrance, CA

Manager and Teacher                                                                                                                                                                                      2006 - 2010

Developed fine art curriculum for school.

Teaching ages 4 through adults:  pastel, watercolor, charcoal, acrylic and oil painting.

Responsible for finances of school, recruiting and enrolling new students, publicity, managing teachers.

Mission Renaissance                                                                                                                                                                              Los Angeles, CA

Teacher                                                                                                                                                                                                            2004 - 2005

Instructed ages 5 through 16 pastel, watercolor, charcoal and oil painting.

Completed rigorous artistic, managerial and child education training.

Hollywood Beautification Team                                                                                                                                                            Los Angeles, CA

Mentor and Painter                                                                                                                                                                                           2000 - 2001

Designed and painted murals with students in public schools.                                              

Bennet/Novak and Company                                                                                                                                                                 Los Angeles, CA

Executive Assistant                                                                                                                                                                                                      2000                                                                                                         

Worked alongside company presidents and art directors to learn the advertising field.                      

Burlini School of Art                                                                                                                                                                            Chicago, IL

Teacher                                                                                                                                                                                                        1997-1998                                                                                                         

Assisted owner Chris Burlini teach fine art classes to children.                      

LANGUAGES  Conversational Spanish