Dr. Tomayia Colvin, is a high school senior portrait photographer, best-selling children’s book author, and photography educator in Houston, Texas. She’s the founder of Tomayia Colvin Education, an online education platform for photographers. She is on a mission to celebrate diversity and work with conferences and workshop organizers to bridge the color division and to include voices that are missing from the photography industry. She’s the mom of two dynamic little people and is often busy shuffling kids from basketball practice to Cub Scouts. She lives for the car rider line, Dr. Pepper, and making blue jeans, Converse, and t-shirts the new business casual.