​​jacquelyn saylor photography

Georgia Artists with DisAbilities Art Show; Atlanta, GA – 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
September Show; 2015, 2016, 2018 Distinguished Merit; 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019 Honorable Mention; 
also, 2017, 2018 Best in Show

Ansley Park Art in The Park Exhibition; Atlanta, GA – 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019   
Displayed and sold six photographs.

Side by Side Brain Injury Clubhouse; Stone Mountain, GA – 2013 - Present

  • Magazine Cover Photographer plus 25 photographs, “Side by Side 2020: Building for the Future of Traumatic Brain Injury Support in Georgia” – 2016
  • Life Skills: A Training & Coaching Service plus 5 photographs​ – 2016 
  • Complete tasks such as organizing Clubhouse photos, Cards, Website, Photo books, taking photographs of Clubhouse events, and preparing Clubhouse notes.
  • Volunteered to photograph at 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 Side by Side fundraiser, Jawbones vs. Sawbones Basketball Game. Donated photographs of mine to the silent auction for four years.

Book Cover Photographer, Cindi Johnson; Atlanta, GA – 2017
Brain Injury: Early Stages of Recovery. Pritchett & Hull.  

Georgia State University
, Jacqueline Laures-Gore, PhD, CCC-SLP; Atlanta, GA – 2017
“Gave speech about how I have used photography to help me deal with Aphasia while showing photographs that I shot using one hand.”

Atlanta Photography Group; Atlanta, GA  – May 11 - June 17, 2017

Photograph: Two Doors. “Where Are We?” Juror: Alan Rothschild.

 Mason Fine Art Show; Atlanta, GA – November 11 - December 31, 2016
Seven photographs: Works featured and three sold. Featured photograph of artist, an underwater selfie, sold to photographer and collector, Lucinda Bunnen. Sponsored by the VSA Arts of Georgia.   

Shepherd Pathways – a program of The Shepherd Center; Decatur, GA – 2016
Hired to photograph ten former patients in their work setting to be displayed on renovated building walls.

Book Cover Photographer, Dr. Jefferson Decker; Rutgers University, NJ – 2016
The Other Rights Revolution.  Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government. Oxford University Press

Kate’s Club; Atlanta, GA – 2015 - 2018              
Photographer for Kate’s Club, a non-profit organization that supports children who have lost parents or siblings. My photographs are used in their offices and in their brochures and website to promote the organization.

Wedding Photographer; Decatur, GA – 2015, 2016
Wedding of Cindi Johnson, Side by Side Founder & Executive Director, and Paul McLennan, November 25, 2015; Celebration of Marriage, April 3, 2016.

Mason Murer Fine Art Show; Atlanta, GA – March 28 - May 2, 2014
Five photographs: Works featured and sold. Sponsored by the VSA Arts of Georgia.          

Mary Stanley Studio; Atlanta, GA – 2015
Photographs displayed and sold at Holiday Event.

Mary Rose Taylor, Atlanta, GA – 2014
Journalist and “the patron saint of Margaret Mitchell’s legacy,” bought photograph of work taken in Germany.

Edgewood Center for Children & Families; San Francisco, CA – 2008 - 2011
Program Manager, Kinship Youth Services

  • Transformed conventional after-school tutoring program into multi-dimensional Youth Advocate Programs featuring educational advocacy, tutoring, mentoring, individualized recreation services, and photography.
  • Took photographs for and designed marketing and advocacy materials.

Inman Middle School; Atlanta, GA – 2004 - 2008
Tenured Teacher. Taught Language Arts, Creative Writing, Photography and Social Action

Yearbook Advisor: Responsible for yearbook design, layout, photography, advertising and raising $14,000 to fund yearbook. Yearbooks sold out and profit realized for first time in school’s history.

Emory University, Master of Arts in Teaching, MAT; Atlanta, GA - 2004

Georgia teaching certifications in Middle Grades Social Studies and Language Arts

University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA – 2001

B.A. in Urban Studies with Minors in English and Sociology

  • Also took courses in photography with emphasis on developing film 
  • Seven photographs:  Black & White Photography Show at The Philadelphia Writers’ House.
  • Co-Edited The Art of Color Infrared Photography by Steven Begleiter, published in 2002.