David's Resume

The following resume provides a history of David's career including his experience as both an educator and an artist. For David's bio and resume, please contact the Studio at LeeseARTS@aol.com or 610-462-0851.

1953 - 2014 Born in Hanover, PA

1974 - 1977 Graduate of the York Academy of Art, York, PA


Established a Lecture Series/Private Consulting Program titled "The Artistry of Art"
o Taking the intimidation out of collecting art
o A look at the materials and techniques of the Creative Process
o How color works…

Member of the Board of Trustees for the Hunterdon Museum of Art - Clinton, NJ
o Education Advisor

Director of Education and Instructor for the Hunterdon Museum of Art - Clinton, NJ
o Developed and implemented a community-based art education program

Relocated Art Studio to Pittstown, NJ

Director of Education for the Bradley Academy for the Visual Arts - York, PA

Department Chair - Fine Art - Antonelli Institute of Art and Photography - York, PA
o Designed curriculum to secure Pennsylvania State Accreditation
o Member of the Board on Academic Affairs
o Developed and instructed courses in painting, printmaking, composition and color theory for Fine Artists, Interior Designers, Communications Designers and Fashion Students.

Founded Hanover Art Center with a Private Teaching/Design Studio - Hanover, PA

Internship, Charles Vinson Studio - Arden, DE

(Partial List)

o Armstrong Industries, Lancaster, PA
o Binney and Smith/Crayola, Easton, PA
o Bradley Academy of Art, York, PA
o Carodan Corporation, Princeton, NJ
o ChemLawn Corporation, Columbus, OH
o Evening Sun, Hanover, PA
o Gamewich, LLC, Clinton, NJ
o George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick, NJ
o Hunterdon Museum, Clinton, NJ
o Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA
o M&M/Mars, Hackettstown, NJ
o Pfaltzgraff, York, PA

(Partial List)

o Core States Bank, Lancaster, PA
o Cote Galleries, Rockville Center, NY
o Delta Airlines, Orlando, FL
o DuPont Industries, Wilmington, DE
o Farmers and Merchants Bank, Chambersburg, PA
o George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick, NJ
o Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
o Merck & Company Headquarters, Whitehouse, NJ
o Nabisco Gallery, East Hanover, NJ
o National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic, New York, NY
o Novell Corporation, Norristown, PA
o Pastel Society of America, National Arts Club, New York, NY
o Penn State University, Capital Campus, Middletown, PA
o Penn State University, York Campus, York, PA
o Tremellen Gallery, Lancaster, PA
o United States Fidelity and Guaranty Company, Baltimore, MD
o Washington County Museum of Art, Hagerstown, MD
o York Academy of Art, York, PA
o York College of PA, York, PA