Jackie Kerns Heigle
- M.F.A., University of Memphis, TN (1995)
- B.S., University of Colorado, Boulder (1983)
Areas of Expertise
Extensive Travel Abroad
Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, my first career was in Advertising in San Francisco, where I managed newspaper ad production for I. Magnin and Bullock Wilshire's 32 stores nationwide in the late 80's. It was exhilarating to work with such creative people including copywriters, designers, art directors, illustrators, etc. An opportunity to take a night class in photography changed everything for me. Five years later, I began teaching photography while pursuing the MFA in Photography / Prin...Read More »
Today, I continue my work in both the Southwest and Tennessee, but have added a new dimension by committing myself to working with children in Uganda. Travel abroad has long been a major part of my life, but more recently service oriented photography and photography activism have become my new interest and focus. I hope to expand opportunities for students interested in social work, global studies, and travel photography in general.