The ASMP board members are working photographers and Professional Members of ASMP who volunteer their time and energies for the Society and the industry. The following provides some brief information about the current board.
National Board Member – LA Liaison
Name: Amy Tierney
Joined ASMP: 2017 (ASMP National Board Director 2019-2021; ASMP-LA Board Vice President 2017-2019)
Work (specialty): Commercial + Editorial Portraits, Entertainment Events, Female Focused Stories
Value of ASMP Membership: “Networking events with top tier professionals. Business resources to educate you and sustain your work. Community to learn from, lean on and celebrate with. Advocacy to support the policies that support the livelihoods of everyone in our profession.”
Non-photographic interests:Where do I begin? Life aficionado. If I haven’t done it, seen it or heard it, I want to.
Name: Logan C. Miller
Joined ASMP: 2012
Value of ASMP Membership: “The fabric of our industry relies on future photographers being able to communicate with one another and sharing their experiences. ASMP’s network of photographers allows us to be able to connect with one another and learn from each other. I joined when I was in college and it helped guide me to the right resources to have a successful photography career.
Work (specialty): Commercial, Food and drink, and Cannabis
Non-Photographic Interests: Backpacking through Mountains, cooking for loved ones, and being crafty.
Name: Nicholas Freeman
Joined ASMP: 2009
Value of ASMP Membership: ASMP has had a large influence on getting me to where I am today, and I want to give back to the community the same opportunities and education that I received.
Work (specialty): Commercial – Fashion, and Beauty
Non-Photographic Interests: Conservation, Diving, Animals, and Travel
Instagram: @Nicholas_Freeman_Art & @Nicholas_Freeman_Adventure
Name: Angela So
Joined ASMP: 2017
Value of ASMP Membership: Connecting with other photographers, being exposed to new mediums and work, opportunities to use my skills
Work (specialty): Portrait – Fashion, Beauty, Wedding, Engagement
Non-Photographic Interests: Travel and fitness including road trips, running, cycling, hiking; teaching/mentoring; my dog and cat
Instagram: @angelasophotography and @loveletterportraits
Social Media Chair
Name: LJ LoMurray
Name: Aimee Santos
Joined ASMP: 2010
Value of ASMP Membership: “For me, I found the ability to network with people who love photography as much as I do incredibly valuable while also having the resources to educate myself and others about the business of photography.”
Work (specialty): Macro Photography/Documentary
Non-Photographic Interests: Animal Rescue, Collecting
Instagram: @aimeesantosphoto @studiovisitla
Name: Hemali Acharya Zaveri
Name: Rachel Luna
Name: Nancy Kaye
Joined ASMP: 2018
Value of ASMP Membership: ASMP membership is a way to be part of a photo community, connecting with others to share skills, information, and resources. As a photo educator, I greatly value the opportunities it gives photographers to show work at ASMP events, gaining exposure and valuable feedback.
Work (specialty): Documentary, Street Photography, Fine Art
Non-Photographic Interests: Yoga, hiking, bicycling
Name: Kevin Karzin
Name: Maggie Shannon
Joined ASMP: 2015
Value of ASMP Membership: Networking, support, knowledge, and inspiration
Work (specialty): Portrait + Documentary
Non-Photographic Interests: Travel, baking, coffee