Shawn Lee – Shawn Lee, Cr. Photog. is the founder and owner of Shawn Lee Studios in Southfield, MI. Shawn is a photography instructor for Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Michigan and is the CEO/President of the Multicultural Association of Professional Photographers(MAPP), national affiliate of the PPA. He is the founder of The ROCK THAT Photography Conference & Tradeshow, the only national level recognized conference geared toward diversity which hosts photographers from around the country for 3 days of high level instruction in Detroit, MI.
Shawn is a featured speaker for Miller’s Professional Imaging, co-chair of speaker selection committee for Imaging USA Conference, director of photography for TEDxDetroit and lead visual story teller for Rebrand Cities, an initiative partnered with WordPress.com to put 10,000 small businesses on the grid globally.
You’ll often hear Shawn say, “MONEY!” or “BRING THE PAIN!”, and most recently…“ROCK THAT!”, which are his energetic terms for making life happen. He approaches photography, his love for people and his numerous community service initiatives very much the same way… with a great deal of enthusiasm.