Connie is a Washington D.C. native. She attended Corcoran School of Art and Maryland School of Art and Design as well as NOVA (Northern Virginia Community College). Later, she taught are classes at the Sterling Campus.
Connie was the children's instructor at Leesburg Academy of the Arts and taught many adult watercolor classes there also. Connie is a past president and a founding member since 2003 of Colonial Beach Artists Guild in Colonial Beach, VA. She opened Wide River Gallery in 2006 until 2011 when the building sold.
She is currently the Art Director and founding member of Artists' Alliance, a co-op Gallery at Jarrett Thor Find Arts in Colonial Beach. She also teaches watercolor and Joy of Creativity at Artists' Alliance. Connie is the Art Director of NN Arts.