*Reporter/photographer: Charlotte Observer, Concord, NC, June 2006-present. Along with my duties as a clerk reporter, I take pictures for the Cabarrus Neighbors section and throughout the Observer.
*Real Estate Photographer: VHT, Des Plaines, IL, May 2006-present. My photographs of residential properties in North and South Carolina are used in high-resolution virtual photography tours and marketing materials for more than two dozen real estate agents in the Charlotte region.
*Photography Instructor: Concord Parks and Recreation, Concord, NC, Feb. 2008-present. I teach two monthly classes, Photography 101 and Photography II, for beginner- and intermediate-level students through the city’s parks and recreation department.
*Independent Freelance Photographer: Various locations, June 2002-present. My photo shoots range from weddings and corporate events to portraits and product shots and beyond.
*Reporter/photographer: St. Cloud Times, St. Cloud, MN, Aug. 2000-March 2002. I was a main contributor for a weekly entertainment guide; photography also was a part of my role at this daily newspaper.
*Reporter/photographer: Elk River Star News, Elk River, MN, Sept. 1999-Aug. 2000. I was responsible for reporting on and photographing area events, spot news and human interest stories for this weekly paper.
*Photographer: St. Cloud State University Public Relations: St. Cloud, MN, July 1997-March 1998. During this for-credit internship, I provided professional photography services to nearly 300 university publications and advertisements.
*Photographer/reporter: St. Cloud State University Chronicle, St. Cloud, MN, Sept. 1994-March 1998. I was responsible for reporting on and photographing the events and the people within the university newspaper’s coverage area.
Bachelor's degree in photojournalism/mass communications from St. Cloud State University, MN.
Organizations / Affilations:
The Charlotte Observer
The St. Cloud Times
Coldwell Banker real estate agents
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