Gail became an owner of Grand Photography, LLC. In 2005 after working for the company since 2002 when it was under ownership by Andy Gould of GPS Risers. Andy mentored Gail in the beginning of her professional photography career while she attending numerous conferences to gain further knowledge of the industry. Other mentors were Jeff Gump, Gray Kranz, Chris Wunder & Dave Stock. Prior to Grand Photography, Gail worked for 12 years as a UNIX System Administrator at Motorola & Charles Schwab after serving 6 years in the Communications Squadron in the U.S. Air Force. Gail strives herself on hard work, dedication, customer service and treating her employees right so they are good enough to leave but chose to stay. She does not take them for granite. Gail quickly learned the high volume industry and gained much respect in her community. Gail also has her own in house lab and does her own printing and packaging. She outsources specialty items to vendors she partners with such a Richmond Pro Lab, School Photo Marketing, Make-A-Ball & School Annual Publishing. She also orders supplies from these vendors as well. Gail couldn’t be successfull without the support of her family & staff. Her husband Steve of 29 years who just became Chief of Police for Prescott Valley, AZ and her 3 adult children, Trevar, Travis and Taylor. All three children have worked for her company from assisting to photographing high volume school and sports along side of her before taking off on their own career paths.