Jennifer Birch

Freelance Photo Editor & Drawer

Location:Portland, Maine, United States
2 Skills
Jennifer L Birch
150 Pinkhams Cove Rd Belgrade ME 04917 | Home: 207-495-3696 | Cell: 207-512-6971 |
Professional Summary
Talented and creative photographer heavily involved in the development, implementation, and planning of various performing arts programs in the Central Maine region. Serving the local community with continuous work for the purpose of providing all children, regardless of the economic circumstances, an opportunity to participate in music and the performing arts.
Core Qualifications
Strong experience in management of youth development and educational programs
Secure knowledge of working with elementary-school-aged youth
Excellent skills in oral and written communications
High ability to enforce elementary and middle-school conduct standards
Proven ability to engage and attract student groups
Excellent time management skills

Snow Pond Center for the Arts - Enrichment After School Program 1/2017 - Present
Program Director Sidney, ME

Participated in the development and implementation of an innovative after school program for at-risk students, including individual and group activities, and an impactful curriculum
Collaborated with local school principals and strategic community partners to ensure coordination of services for all students engaged in the program
Designed the educational concepts, programs, and academic support systems
Responsible for all aspects of the program budget
Managed interviewing, hiring, scheduling, and of staff
Created Individual Learning Plans (ILP) to support student’s academic needs
Composed grant funding proposals
Researched and designing school-linked STEAM learning projects
Developed evaluations to analyze program impact outcomes
Established networks for collaboration in research, recreational, music and curriculum projects

Jennifer Birch Photography - Owner 5/1/2000 - Present
Photographer Belgrade Lakes, ME
Photograph special events, including weddings, parties, etc.
Photograph of individuals and families for portrait photography
Set up precise photographic measurements and control equipment
Managing assistants for placement and aid in photography
Consult with clients regarding packages, service hours and other fine details
Utilize artistic vision to realize client ideas
Engaging in exhibiting work for marketing and profit
Perform product image processing to remove flaws and enhance pictures
Maintain high level of client satisfaction by explaining processes and fees in detail
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing