Creative, adventurous and eager team-player who excels at learning and leads by example. Principled steward of organizational resources. Skilled and enthusiastic communicator, photographer, researcher and organizer.
Enthusiastic learner who thrives outside the comfort zone
Strong communicator, especially writing and communicating through imagery
On top of the latest trends in social media, news, and current events
Superb attention to detail
Excellent customer service skills, employing kindness and humor as guiding principals
January 2007-CurrentOwner/Photographer | Through The Glass Photography | Suwanee, Geogia
Founded photography business aimed at providing fun, creative, and affordable photography sessions.
Creative force behind all on-location and in-studio photography. Define and recommend detailed solutions for customer photography needs. Primary specialties include family photo sessions, high school senior photography, special event
photography, weddings, performances, school portraiture, and professional headshots.
Responsible for setting up and maintaining all photographic equipment, including backdrops, multiple cameras, and camera top and off-camera studio lighting.
Schedule customer studio and on-location appointments.
Utilize Adobe Lightroom image editing software to provide memorable and stylish photographic images.
Maintain billing and customer accounts for photo lab printing as well as archiving images as needed.
Photography work featured in Suwanee Magazine, January 2014 edition, and Suwanee Performing Arts' website.
Official Photographer for Suwanee Broadway in the Park 2014.
Online presence at www.facebook/ttgphoto.
November 1997-January 2003Regional Coordinator - Southeast | International MOMS Club, Dulth & Suwanee, GA | 1464 Madera Rd. #N 191 Simi Valley, CA 93065
Joined local non-profit support organization in order to provide social time for my son and myself. Almost immediately joined the executive board of the local chapter, leading the board as President for over 18 months.
Scheduled social calendar and meetings. Wrote monthly newletter "blog." Edited and self-published organization cookbook for use as charity fundraiser.
Founded new chapter of the organization and lead as executive board member for over a year.
Promoted to Area Coordinator and then Southeast Regional Coordinator.
Maintained communication between the non-profit organization and its Southeast chapters, and ensured local chapters followed International Club standards and rules.
October 1995-January 1997Newscast Producer | WHAS- TV | Louisville, Kentucky
August 1992-May 1994Promotions Coordinator | WJTC/WPMI-TV | Mobile, Alabama
1991Bachelor of Arts: Communications, Telecommunication and FilmUniversity of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Minor in English
Recipient of Emerald Coast Public Relations Foundation Scholarship