Mr. John G Vance

Clarkston, Washington                   Tel:   509-295-7680          509-552-6112 message


DESIRE/GOAL: Obtain Employment as an Insurance Adjuster, CAT Adjuster, or Crop Inspector
& be Certified as a residential & commercial casualty Insurance Adjuster / Appraiser

Advance Productions, 1987 – 20017      30 Years of Professional Photographic and Creative Service
Sole Proprietor / Independent Contractor Traveling Photographer of Fine custom portraiture in Homes, Country Clubs and Church directories and Department Stores across the Southwest
Portraiture-16 Country Club Directories 70+ congregations over 40,000 Sittings
Commercial-hundreds of happy business owners who ‘got more creativity for the $’
Videography- Editing , Recording Media Design and Set-up for production and distribution
Web Site Design–, Word Press Devi, Adobe, Google Sites, You-Tube posting
Printing Services-, Wall Murals, Brochures, Letterheads, Business cards, Custom Advertisements
Wrote Annual Reports-Business Plans, Company Meetings, Executive Portraiture for biographies
Stock Photography Copy-Rites of 700,000+ Quality Hi-Res Images © YHWHY ADVANCE

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.   Pullman, WA Lewiston ID. (SEL) 2010 – 2013.

  • Electrical Unit Test Inspector: Tested electrical units for quality and continuity compliance,
  • Inspected for physical or internal defect. Assembled Data Cables: Cat 5, DB9, DB15, Fiber Optic, Mono-plugs, coaxed cables; performed pulling and measuring lengths, packaged product.
  • Helped revamp Cable Dept. Work Instructions and Photographed all build steps for approval

Katrina Catastrophic Flood Insurance Adjuster    New Orleans LA. 2005 New Orleans hurricane Katrina

  • Flood Adjuster FEMA NFIP Flood Certification #10050003 Flood insurance Adjuster
  • 28 homes & 152 HANO (Housing Project N.O. LA.) Filed claims total over 5 million dollars
  • SimSol/Exacta-Mate Software Certified 2005 Full Property Casualty Claims & Inventory lists

Quality Entrepreneurial Service, Phx. 2003 – 2005 Marketing Manager Independent contractor

  • Set-up and implemented a marketing strategy for a printing and Direct Marketing firm.
  • Set up a Sales Team, and developed presentation books and pitch to Arizona businesses
  • provide quality commercial printing reselling services and other profitable products

Business Consulting Services Phoenix AZ. 203 to 2007 Regional Sales Consultant Agent  

Sales rep. for George S. May Co. And International Profit Associates Selling to C.E.O.s business consulting services. Canvasing warm & cold leads with in-depth questioning to solve problems

Traveling Portrait Photographer   1991 to 2005 Regional Trainer / Manager across the Southwest USA

Wrote Photography training manual and posing Guides for 4 big national companies

Apprentice to Master P.L. Gittings Portraiture -Fine custom portraiture in Country Clubs

Coppingers & Affl., United Directories, Royal Studios, Duke, Design Studio & Lifetouch Studios

Education: AA° Associates Degree – Business Administration Certified in Entrepreneurial Management

Walla Walla Community College, 2013-2014        Spokane Community College, 1997 – 2000

171 credits completed Business Management, Marketing, Advertising, Accounting, M.S. Office International Commercial Law, HTML, Computer applications, Entrepreneurial Mgt.

  • Work Study (Internship)Spokane Food Bank & Professional Business Leaders of America
  • Udemy enrolment- WordPress Web Design, E & Audio book Dev, YouTube production, SEOs
  • Affiliations-B.L., UdemyU, MM3°, Amazon, Ebay, SquareSpace, Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn

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Portfolios, Classes and References available upon request