Happy Birthday to my former business partner, Tammy Reese at Visionary Minds! Enjoy your blessed day.
Photography by: Steve Brown
Tammy Reese is a Central New York Award-Winning Actress and Writer.
***On International Women’s Day March 8, 2019, Tammy received the WCNYMakers: Women Who Make America Award at the Women’s Rights National Historical Park***
2019 40 Across 40 Award winner, 2018 Central New York 40 Under Forty Award recipient. Co-Author of 100 Women 100 stories book “She Wouldn’t Let Me Fall“, Founder& CEO of VisionaryMindsPublic Relations and media. Tammy was privileged to interview celebrities and entertainment industry professionals such as TaimakGuarriello(“The Last Dragon”), Mick Garris ( “Post Mortem”/ “The Stand”/ “Sleepwalkers”) , Heather Langenkamp ( “A Nightmare On Elm Street”) , Richard Grieco ( “21 Jump Street”) , Ken Page ( “A Nightmare Before Christmas”), Miko Hughes ( “Pet Sematary”), John Russo (“Night of The Living Dead”), Jennifer Runyon ( “Ghostbusters”), (Co-Founder of Netflix) MarcRandolph, Tony Todd (“Candyman”, “Final Destination”), Jeremy Garelick
Graduating from Empire State College in 2008, she majored in media studies gaining experience and accomplishments in journalism, TV, film, blogging, and radio production while minoring in theater /culture.
Tammy‘s career started at age 12 with The Media Unit TV and Stage production company traveling and performing over 60 live stage shows a year, Technical Directing or Hosting a public access TV program, “Rough Times Live.” In Tammy‘s 8 years with the company, her talents excelled as an Actress, Choreographer, Dancer, Writer, TV Host, and Director. Hosting and Directing a live TV show made Tammy ready for anything such as serving on The Media Unit Board of Directors.
Since her days with the Media Unit, she has branched into an independent artist. Performing (Ensemble, Les Style, Stepp Sister) in “Dreamgirls” musical at The Redhouse Arts Center in 2015. The production received a Syracuse Area Live Theater nomination for Best Musical and Best Ensemble. Other appearances at The Redhouse include “The Color Purple” (Ensemble) and “Elegies for Angels, Punks and RagingQueens,” ( Sally).
The theatrical performance was her first love in the industry. As she got older, she embraced video and film production, writing and producing PSAs on social issues such as suicide prevention “Hear My Call” which she received a writing award and a domestic violence PSA “Live To Tell“.
Her passion is acting, but Tammy knows to be multitalented will continue to enhance her skills. Tammy industry professional and celebrity interviews can be viewed on the VisionaryMindsTV YouTube channel. Tammy’s latest endeavors included being a guest speaker at the CNY ADA Celebration Hosted by Hall Of Fame Journalist Jackie Robinson. Tammy Reese walked the runway in Essence Magazine Street Style Fashion Show 2018. Currently Co-Publisher & Editor Central NY Woman Online Magazine. 2019 was amazing for Tammy’s career so far. Being a Partnership Associate for NYC Hip HopFilm Festival, Commerical Producer for Syracuse Community Connections, Publicist for 3x Best Sci-Fi Feature Film ” Once Upon A Superhero”, Inspiring Women Greatness Organization, Harriet Tubman Freedom Music Festival, and Atlanta Feedback Film Festival with many other clients throughout the United States. Tammy recently covered the Tribeca Film Festival 2019 as press. “Betrayal” is a short film written, Co-Directed, Co-Produced by Tammy in collaboration with Michelle DiBernardo of DiBernardo Productions LLC and Tyrone Tizak Jackson of All Grown Up ENT which will make its debut on the 2020-2021 film festival circuit.
To contact Tammy Reese Email: TammyCNYWoman@Gmail.Com
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