Chris Hollo - Producer/Director

Chris is an award winning, commercial photographer,  producer/director and has worked for companies all across the country  spanning his 25 year career. For ten years he has taught college level classes in photography and video and has been a mentor to many up and coming photographers. He has a feature length film in production which is slated to start filming in the fall. Fun Fact: there are only five states left where he hasn’t been paid to work.


Mark Mosrie - Producer/Director

A commercial still photographer since 1989, Mark brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Penumbra team. His diverse background includes work on Broadway productions; teaching in over 12 different countries including Cuba, China and India; writing, directing music videos, and 16 years teaching photography and software applications at the college level. In 2015, Mark will produce a documentary about a medical mission in Belize.


Brie Beckman - Makeup Artist

I am a certified professional hair and makeup artist. I work primarily in both the Nashville and Atlanta markets. I have experience in film/tv, theatre, bridal, photography, and live event as well as Special FX. I specialize in airbrush makeup application. I feel completely blessed and privileged to be able to work in such a competitive and crazy industry as this! This is where more copy will go so that Brie's text wraps around her pretty face.


Russell Mehringer - Production Sound Editor

Audio nerd with a twist, Russell Mehringer is an alumnus of the Art Institute of Tennessee - Nashville with a degree in Audio Production and a focus in sound design for film and video games.  Russell specializes in vocal effects, synthesis based sound design, and creating sounds that don't normally exist. With an uncanny ability to learn and utilize effects, he brings a whole new flavor of sound design to the company.