April Davis

Freelance Portrait Photographer & Sports Photographer

Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
April O. Davis

2509 Sand Street, Portage, IN. 46368


Objective:My goal for life is to continue learning and pursuing my dreams while working and providing for my family.


Lifetouch Candids
Schiller Park, IL
Candid Photographer

Photographing images for yearbook pictures.

Portage, IN
POS Associate/Grocery stocker
02/02/2009- 10/14/2011
My duties include changing prices and signs on a regular basis and generally paying attention to all the details for the grocery department.

Nationwide Studios
c/o Teddy Bear Portraits
September 2010-January 2011

I was hired on as a preschool/daycare photographer. I handled between 60-100 kids a day on some days depending on the size of the center. I was let go in January due to a seasonal slow down.

Portrait Innovations
April 2008-June 2009
-Merrillville, IN 219-769-0615

My duties include serving the customer and taking pictures of their
children and family. It is a fast paced environment which I enjoy
working in
I work weekends only so I would not be able to work weekends elsewhere.

NAMPAC-Valparaiso, IN
Production Worker
My duties included assembling buckets and lids for clients. I was at Nampac for almost 2 years before I had my daughter and had to resign because I wanted to stay home with her.

Fire Fighter 06-2003 to 04-2004
South Haven Fire Department, Valparaiso, IN
~ My responsibility on the South Haven Fire Department was to respond to
fire calls to either fight fires
or respond to medical calls.

Scanner 10-2002 to 03-2003
Kelly Services assignment at Walgreens Return Center Valparaiso, IN
~ To scan returned merchandise and place them in boxes to be returned to the manufacturer

Cashier 04-2002 to 10-2002 Town and Country Market Portage, IN
My responsibilities were to check out the groceries that the customers
wished to
purchase and to assist them with possible questions they had about any
product located in the store.

Circulation Clerk 05-2001 to 08-2001
Lansing Public Library Lansing, IL
My duties included checking in and out materials that the patrons brought
to me and
also to assist them in finding books throughout the library

Probationary Fire fighter/Cadet Captain 10-1995 to 04-1998
Lansing Fire Department Lansing, IL
My duties were to assist the fire fighters at calls and eventually I
was also responsible
for the care and well-being of the other cadets under my command. I also
became a probationary
fire fighter in which I was responsible for fighting fires.


Thornton Fractional South High School-Graduated 1998
Lansing, IL

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Course
September 2004-November 2004
I received my certification but never applied for the license. I will be returning to take the course in the near future.