BUENA PARK MAYOR'S PRAYER BREAKFAST
Buena Park Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
Steve Uzzell: Open Roads Open Minds
Having started in the photography business over 40 years ago as the assistant to the editor of National Geographic magazine and a member of their photographic staff, Steve Uzzell has continued his love of making images for national and international clients, and has garnered worldwide recognition and won numerous accolades, including ten prestigious Communication Arts awards.
As an inspirational speaker, his travels are also global — in just the past 15 years he has given the presentation that became his book Open Roads Open Minds – An Exploration of Creative Problem Solving to over 460 organizations in all 50 American states, as well as three Canadian provinces and five other countries, including India and China, to a combined audience of more than half a million people.
Amy Shreve: Performance
Amy a, singer, songwriter, and harpist will be joined by her husband/producer, Gary Wixtrom, backing her with guitars and mandolin. Also accompanying is their daughter, Elise, on percussion.
Amy has performed with the guitar and piano on stage as early as five years old. At eleven she began mastering the harp. Graduating with a music degree from Wheaton College, Illinois, Amy landed in Nashville to pursue a music career. After signing her first record contract with Sparrow she was immediately signed as a staff writer at Birdwing music where she honed her skill as a writer. She has opened for Larry Carlton and Michael McDonald, performed at the NRB and Praise Gathering, and has worked with Tommy Sims (Bruce Springsteen), Norbert Putnam (Dan Fogelberg), Brian Hardin (Motown), and Peter York (EMI). Amy has recorded sixteen records for six companies and has been nominated for a Dove Award.