CASEY MCCLAIN POBRAN
Owner: Rocky Mountain Entertainment Agency
Having been in the modeling, entertainment and pageant industries for over 20 years, Casey has worked with top agencies, clients, casting directors, and many industry professionals throughout her career. She owns a nationally and internationally recognized model and talent agency, provides 1-on-1 coaching, development and consulting to aspiring models, actors, pageant contestants and more.
Casey will be sharing industry insight, tips for success, in depth training and methods to help you achieve your goals.
Underwater & Travel Photographer
Curious about the world of underwater photography, but lacking in funds, Jenna built her own underwater camera housing in 2011. Since then she’s grown to one of the top underwater photographers in the world, traveling to shoot underwater fashion, client portraits and underwater art. See her latest TEDx talk here!
Jenna will be speaking about the specific aspects of creating a lucrative business out of a seemingly impossible career choice. She’ll go in-depth into email marketing and blogging, teaching attendees how to grow their brand and convert their following into paying clients.
Andy Austin has photographed on four different continents and 25 different countries and has been published in magazines such as World Wildlife Fund, Nat Geo Traveler, and more. He has shot for such reputable clients such as Reebok, Kelty Backpacks, Kammok, Garmin, and more.
Andy’s goal is to help people accurately capture the beauty of the world they see around them. He will be teaching the art of adventure photography, turning your vacation photos into a business and using effective storytelling to your best advantage.
Professional Model/Hair and Makeup Artist
Jessica’s career as a hair and makeup Artist has been shaped by her passion and experience in the fashion and entertainment Industries. Stylings by Jessica Sweeney have been seen on the runways of New York Fashion Week and the National Mrs. America Pageant stage, as well as in magazines such as Style Me Pretty and Hey Wedding Lady, short films and in nationwide television commercials.
Jessica will be speaking about the important differences between everyday makeup and makeup for film, as well as the biggest mistakes that are most commonly made. Through a hands-on tutorial you’ll learn the essential looks every photographer, model, influencer, stylist needs in their repertoire.
Senior Girl/Travel Photographer
Tracy has been teaching in the Photography industry for 7 years. She has mentored many photographers, and hosted countless workshops, photo summits & events, including WPPI. She’s shot for such national brands as Patagonia and Epic, with her work most recently appearing on the cover of Montana Bride Magazine. She was recently named one of Montana’s Most Influential Women and featured in the prominent “Billings 40 under 40” list.
Tracy will be speaking about honing in on your “niche”, creating a strong brand presence and working happy. She’ll also be teaching an in-depth class focused on men’s and women’s posing techniques for both models and photographers.
Photographer/Social Media Expert
Dalon has always had a passion for photography and has created one of the largest Montana State Instagram accounts for sharing the beauty of his home state while also promoting other photographers and businesses.
At SNAP, Dalon will share his friendly expertise in scenic lifestyle photography and social media knowledge, including growing an engaged and loyal following specific to your branding and line of work, creating revenue through Instagram, understanding live videos and hashtags and decoding your analytics to get the most out of your account.