Drew Tarter was graduated from Western Kentucky University with a BA in Photojournalism, and has worked for five newspapers in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Mississippi.
He has been a professional photographer for over twenty-five years, and has been director of photography for two award-winning daily newspapers. He led the visual effort of the Biloxi Sun Herald's Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of Hurricane Katrina in 2005. In addition, he was director of photography for 'beachblvd' magazine, an award-winning lifestyle magazine on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Credits and Publications
Director of Photography, 'beachblvd' magazine
Contributing photographer, Gulf Coast Woman magazine
Director of Photography, (Biloxi) Sun Herald
Director of Photography, Jackson (TN) Sun