2016 Dare to Dream Grant Recipient
Ms. Curry is the owner and photographer of Fotos by Franzi Photography, specializing in high school senior photography. She strives to provide an experience including hair styling and makeup application. Franzi offers a one-on-one relationship with her seniors throughout their senior year to “capture the many memories senior year brings”. This includes homecoming, prom, yearbook, cap & gown, and collegiate. This is her third year in business offering her services to seniors in Warren County, which continues to grow. She works a full time job, commutes to the city and does her photography in the evenings and weekends.
Ms. Curry graduated from Warren County High School with an advanced diploma. She received her Associates in Business Administration from LFCC and transferred to Shenandoah University. In 2012 she completed her Bachelor’s in Business Administration, achieving Summa Cum Laude honors and is currently working towards her MBA. Franzi has financially supported herself through college and paid for all education expenses.
Ms. Curry has been a Front Royal resident since the third grade. She and her family all reside in Front Royal and love the home town feel. She is a Girl Scout Gold Award recipient for revamping Blue Ridge Opportunities.
Ms. Curry was awarded $1,000 towards the purchase of a new iMac desktop to continue to grow her business. The iMac will allow for editing programs to run quicker and smoother, which will improve her workflow.