Jackie Wilt comes from a historic small town in northern Arizona. Born and raised in Prescott Valley, Arizona she moved to Tempe six years ago, currently she is pursuing her bachelors at Arizona State University. Jackie is working diligently towards graduating with a Bachelors in Photography from the Herberger Institute with hopes of combining her passion for hair design and her pursuits in photography. Career driven by nature, Jackie has worked hard as a hairstylist to educate herself, building a vast clientele and, excelling within the beauty industry. Her inspiration in becoming a photographer began in high school, when her personal exploration, and self expressions drew her interest towards photography. Over the past 10 years she has used photography as a form of self expression, allowing her to gain a better understanding of her place in the world, while getting to know herself through the work she has created. Jackie will continue to pursue both interests as they each fulfill and challenge her, all while allowing her share and educate others from her own personal experiences. Sharing the knowledge she has gained from each of these uniquely interesting practices will allow her to work creatively and freely within both industries.