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Work History

1998-2000        Como Model and Talent Agency        Louisville, Ky           Plus Model
1999-2000        Chic Wigs                                            Clarksville, IN          Assistant Manager, Sales
2000-2003        Missy & Co. Salon                              Scottsburg, IN         Cosmetologist/co-owner
2001-2002        Thermafuse Hair Care                       Kannapolis, NC        (EPC) Stage artist with Jerry Weber Design Team
2003-2010        “A” Salon                                            Scottsburg, IN         Cosmetologist/Owner
2005-2007        “A” Modeling Agency                         Scottsburg, IN         Owner - Agent - Event Coordinator - Creative Director
2007- 2010       Louisville Fashion Network                 Louisville, KY           Owner - Founder (over 200 members in 2010)
2003 - 2011      Forever Fotos (part time)                   Scottsburg, IN         Photography Assistant/Stylist


2010-present   Loretta K Image Consulting, LUX Local Magazine, & Retta Model Management  (Owner)

Industry Credits


Pageant Coaching:

World's Miss Tourism; Indiana Jr Teen, Miss Indiana, Mrs Hoosier State 2018

Indiana's Outstanding Teen (top 10)
National American Miss Teen Indiana (2nd Runner up 2008)
Indiana's Ultimate Teen (Queen 2008)
Indiana's Ultimate Miss (Queen 2010)
Scott County Fair Queen 2005, 2008, 2009 (Queen 2005 & 2009)
Miss Midwest - Forerunner to Miss America (Stylist for 2008 Queen December 2007)
Teen Miss Midwest - Forerunner to Miss America's Outstanding Teen (2nd Runner up)
Ultimate Queen Nationals (1st Runner up Teen Division 2008, Queen Miss 2010)
KY Carroll County Fair Pageant 2008
Miss Madison Regatta Pageant 2008, 2009 (1st Runner up)
Miss Teen USA Indiana Top 10 2008
Firemen's Festival MC and visiting queen 2008
Miss Southern Heartland 2012
Hoosier Star- 2014 Civic Queens, Supreme (supreme title)
Celebrity Indiana & Kentucky Pageants
Chase Your Dreams pageants
Beautiful Miss National Pageant
US Empress (former Director)

*As a contestant Loretta has held the following titles. - American Royalty Ms. Indiana Elite 2008, 2015 Chase Your Dreams Elite Supreme Queen, World's Mrs Hoosier State Tourism 2018



Agencies:
Retta Model Management
"A" Modeling Agency - former owner
Fairytale Modeling and Promotions
Vision One Models and Vision One Entertainment
Heyman Talent Agency
Cosmo Model and Talent Agency
Pinnacle 10
RPM Modeling Agency
Accent Models

Harry Allen Studios

Photographer Credits: (as makeup artist/stylist)
Lip Gloss Studios, Forever Fotos, Claude Taylor, Gary M Photo, Photo III Photography, Justin Spivey Photography, Downing Photography, Doug Sanders Photography, Newman Photography, Capture Professional Photography, Storm Wind Photographics, Opus Pictures, Photographic Memories, Vickie B, Pam Jones Photography, Sharon Elaine Photography, Art Schotz, DV Media, Paul T. Miller, Tom Entingh Photography, Chris Tapp Photography, Kidtee Hello, KC Photography, LZ Photography, Mr. Foto, Hommage Studios, Picture This Photography, Kevin Harrington, Theil Photography, CCL Productions, Studio D, Studio Effects, Britney Brown Photography, Chris Kaufman, MM Design, MJD Photography, Sherri Keys Barber, Xoind Studio, Aperture Images, M Gallery, Belle Grace Studios, Blue Mist Productions, Stephen Cohen, Kevin Hudson, Bill Jones Photography, Chris Keeling, Nicci Gilland Photography, Andrew Kung, Ty Lockhart, Alicia C Photography, Tim Valentino, Mike Lane, Brittney Graves, Nolan Dean , J Laugner, Abdul Sharif, Brian Logan, Yono Photography, Jeanette Yoder Photography, Alex Grace, Micheal Trace, James Hill, Rick Banda, Mike Huang, Tim Buckman, Duane Minch, Cam Whaley, Gustavo Alfro, Ronnie Lewis, DAW Studios, Eric Dawson, Tracy Burch

Photography Credits: (as Photographer)
Rat Rod Magazine, TWA Pro Wrestling (Indiana), IXW Wrestling, Wrestlers: Myra the Porte Rican Princess, Kimber Barrett, Spider Murphy, DJ Josiah Freebourne, Studio Look (MUA book), Retro Magazine, Louisville Fashion Network, Composure Fashion Show, AMA Models, Connections Night Club, Moda Viva Italy Swimwear, Heyman Talent, Surreal Beauty Magazine, Gossip Meet Couture Mag, Embrace Beauty Magazine, Sensational Supremes Magazine, Kasye 4 Khaos movie cover, Teen Fashion Model Magazine, Lux Local (Editor- in-chief), Dream Boutique Summer 2016

Fashion Designers & Boutiques: Rachel French , Cherry Blood, Jen Swanson (Wardrobe), DAAP Progam Students, Chartreuse Boutique, Moda Boutique, Stefania Marcone(Moda Viva Italy), Christan Turner (Wardrobe), CG'C Cothing, LUX Sarah Jane Estes Designs, Soreyda Begley, Peacock Boutique, General Eccentric, Street Moda, JaJo Couture, Heather French Henry Collection (AKA Miss America 2000), Dedra Boyt, Jewelry by David, Dandy Lion Boutique, Sassy Kids Couture, Stellas Closet, All is fair in love and fashion. Dream Boutique

Workshops:
"A" Salon Modeling Seminars, "A" Modeling Agency training, Louisville Fashion Network workshops and seminars, Aperture Images workshop, Thermafuse EPC in salon education and hair show platform artist, French Lick Hair Show, All Made Up - Makeup workshop, SPA (Senior Portrait Artist) Crashers Seminar, Model Boot Camp 2012, Retta Model Boot Camp

Tear Sheets/Print Work:
Every Day People Magazine cover, Forever Fotos Brochures, ForcedFab.com, ForcedFab.com Girl of the month Calendar Series, Not Just Hear Say.com, CCL Productions, Easy Rider event poster, Almost Famous by Tristan Richardson cover, Modeling International, Inspire Quarterly, Playbill-Shining City, Moda Viva Italy Swimwear, Retro Magazine. Xposures Magazine cover, Fashion Berry Magazine, Skirt Magazine Lexington, "The Urban Market" ad, Lex Scene Magazine, Louisville Metro Mix, Highest Heel Catalog 2012, Solis Magazine 2012, 2010 Featured for the Louisville Fashion Network www.examiner.com, Gossip Meets Couture Magazine 2013, Live Journal, The Fashion Spot.com, Embrace Beauty Mag, Surreal Beauty & Surreal Jr. , The Knot, Empower Ltd., MORA Magazine. Brand Model Magazine, The Well Groomed Groom, LUX Local Magazine, The Celebration Society   

Events:
Missy and Co. @ Scott County Co. Court Fest, Obie Trice Concert/Fashion Show (Toledo). NY in a Small Town Fashion Show ("A" Modeling Agency), Forever Fotos @ Jackson Co Fair, Kilkar Raceway Promo, Texas Roadhouse Bike Night Fashion Show, Thermafuse EPC event, Louisville Arts Live Fashion Show, Prime Lounge Holiday Design Challenge Fashion Show, Evening at the Orient Fashion Show @ Glass Works Louisville, (CASA fundraiser) Glass Runway 2010, (American Heart Ass. Fundraiser) Cosmo's & Cosmetics: Sex in the City 2 (Go Glam Event), Scott County Arts council paint out event/fashion show, Christmas Spectacular Scott County Heritage Museum, Teal & Co. Fashion Show, LUX Local Magazine Launch Party Fashion Show

Published Articles:

web4beauty.com (featured salon in 2003), allmakeupartist.com, NotJustHearSay.com, (Fashion editor), dallasbeautypage.com, Modeling INTL, Retro Magazine, WeddingDirectory.com, LUX Local Magazine

Film & Plays:
Indi film with Opus Pictures January 2007, Wizard of OZ play x3 Laura Kirkpatrick ANTM promo video/photo shoot. Kasye 4 Khaos, Coping, Gustavo (c'est si bon)

Agent Credits:
Ax Boost, Bluegrass Mobile, Hallmark Channel: The Ultimate Legacy, Kasye 4 Kahos movie/documentary, Hell Night: The summoning movie,  All is Fair in Love and Fashion, Voice Tribune, Radiant City movie, Privanna hair care tradeshow, Paul Mitchell hair care trade show, Original Gourmet Lollipops promo, Kil-care raceway, Texas Roadhouse Bike night, Lexington Fashion Collabrative events, LNL magazine, Retro Magazine, various fashion shows, Surreal Beauty Magazine, SS Model Magazine, J&J Music Shop commercial, Quintin Ross film, TV pilot Seasons of Disorder, Louisville Comic Con, Bloomington prom fashion show, Cracker Barrel promo, Louisville Fashion Network events, Beauty supply trade shows, wal-mart promos, Coping TV Series, Embrace Beauty Magazine & fashion gala, Film: In the Radiant City, IWX Wrestling, Shonna Bedford's "Rain" music video,  Hell Night movie, Hallmark:  JL RANCH & The Ultimate Legacy....and more.
 
AWARDS, SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS, AND INDUSTRY ORGANIZATIONS

NCA
NCAI Fantasy Hair Competition 2001 & 2004
NCAI Hair by Night Competition 2004
Pivot Point Achievement Awards in Hair Design
Chicago Midwest Beauty Show Photo Competition
Model Mayhem 5th List (Makeup Artist Mentor Program)
Several features and contest wins on various modeling industry web sites as a MUA

Event Planners Association

Phi Beta Psi Sorority (2018)

Work with Celebrity Clients (Photo Shoots, film, & Fashion Shows)

Rapper Obie Trice, America's Next Top Model Runner up Cycle 13 Laura Kirkpatrick, Bells Louisville Celeb-reality stars Russ Reineburger and Julie Smith, Writer/poet Ron Whitehead, Heather French Henry Miss America 2000, Playboy Playmate Nikki Ryan, Gunner Deatherage of project runway, La'Princess Jackson of Days of our Lives  and other feature films (Formerly "A" modeling agency model) Justin Deeley of Drop Dead Diva