Tammy Reese is a Central New York award winning Actress/Writer/Journalist. Also an Filmmaker and Publicist
***On International Women's Day March 8 2019 Tammy received the WCNY Makers: Women Who Make America Award at the Women's Rights National Historical Park***
2018 Central New York 40 Under Forty Award recipient and 2019 40 Across 40 Award Honoree. Co Author of 100 Women 100 stories book "She Wouldn't Let Me Fall", Founder & CEO of Visionary Minds Public Relations and Media. Also Co Producer of Visionary Minds TV and Youtube series.
Since becoming a member of the US Press Corp Tammy has excelled as a Independent Journalist & Celebrity Interviewer. Interviewing countless celebrities and entertainment industry professionals including :
-Marija Abney ("Black Panther"),
-Carmen Electra ("Meet The Spartans") -Taimak Guarriello ("The Last Dragon") -Mick Garris ( "The Stand"/"Sleepwalkers)
-Heather Langenkamp ( "A Nightmare On Elm Street")
-Richard Grieco ( "21 Jump Street")
-Miko Hughes ( "Pet Sematary")
-Jennifer Runyon ( "Ghostbusters")
-Claudia Wells ("Back To The Future")
-Marc Randolph (Co Founder of Netflix)
-Tony Todd ("Candyman")
-Jeremy Garelick ( Director/ Writer "The Wedding Ringer")
-Siobhan Fallon Hogan ("Wayward Pines", "Forrest Gump")
(" Breaking Bad" , "Revolution")
-Harvey Spencer Stephens ("The Omen"),
-Aleks Paunovic ("War For The Planet Of Apes")
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 includes “The Color Purple” (Ensemble) and “Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens,” ( Sally).
Theatrical performance was her first love in the industry. As she got older, she embraced video and film production, writing and producing PSAs on suicide prevention "Hear My Call" , which she received an writing award and an domestic violence PSA "Live To Tell".
Her passion is acting, but Tammy knows being multitalented will continue to enhance her skills. Shows Tammy Hosted and Produced along with 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. NYWIFT MEMBER. In 2019 she was an Partnership Associate for NYC Hip Hop Film 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 Independent Filmmakers Day. Now in 2020 she added to her Publicist resume Capital Cinema Culture Exchange, The Uprising Podcast, Diop Productions LLC, with many other clients throughout the United States. Tammy covered the Tribeca Film Festival 2019 as press . "Betrayal" is a short film written, Co Directed, Co Produced by Tammy in collaboration with All Grown Up ENT and Dibernardo Productions which was selected on Filmfreeway by First Time Filmmaker Sessions. Spectacular Magazine featured Tammy in there May 2020 issue. In June 2020 Tammy Reese became a member of New York Women In Film and Television.
To contact Tammy Reese
Visit Visionary Minds Public Relations and Media website for Public Relations , Photography, Videography, Digital Marketing , Media Consulting and Content Creation Services at: