Doug is a productive, active artist, as well as professor of art at Luther College. He has presented over 75 one-person exhibits and 40 group shows in New York City, Chicago, Des Moines, in addition to Malta and Norway.
He has served as an artist-in-residence, keynote speaker, juror for regional and national competitions, department head, gallery director, and curator. He has been featured in American Artist magazine and the Iowa Public Television's series Living in Iowa. He has served internationally as a visiting artist. Doug received his BA at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota and his MFA degree from Bowling Green University in Ohio.