Heyman Talent Columbus specializes in representation for SAG/AFTRA and non union actors and voice over artists. We offer national representation for fashion, runway, lifestyle, hand and foot modeling, catalog, and industrial print.
The office resides in the Short North District which includes a great studio space perfect to hold auditions for actors in commercials, films, and industrials as well as voice over and print projects.
We serve all of Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Michigan, and Kentucky.
Kenny Packer joins the Heyman Columbus office with over 10 years of experience in theater and vocal performance. The last 5 years he has been traveling the world on Celebrity Cruises performing in their award winning, state-of-the-art production shows. His days at sea have taken him all around the world to places like Egypt, Dubai, Australia, and New Zealand to name a few. He credits his diverse entertainment experience as the perfect blueprint for serving his clients because he knows what it's like to be on both sides of the business. Kenny is dedicated to providing clients with the highest quality talent and enabling our talent to reach their full potential in the market.
Christa Ford has 10 years of experience in the performance industry. Her experiences lead to her studies of Business Communications as well as Biology at Capital University. Christa has performed with Capital University, Columbus State Community College, and Ohio Dominican's music theater and theater departments. She has performed state wide in solo and ensemble competitive choral groups after being vocally trained for 6 years. For the past 3 years Christa has been professionally dancing for The Ohio Dance Machine, the official dance team for The Ohio Machine Major League Lacrosse Team. Her passions outside of performance include her involvement in The National Down Syndrome Society, National Autism Association, and any other way she can give back or help in a small way.
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Melanie is a United States Army Reserve Veteran who proudly served six years with one combat deployment to Bagram, Afghanistan under the 16th Military Police Brigade (Airborne).
You can find her at Nationwide Arena as a Columbus Blue Jackets Ice Girl. Melanie enjoys meeting the new talent and getting them aquatinted to the industry. She has a passion for make-up artistry and fashion but most of all, appreciates art in any form.
scOtt summitt is the Audition Coordinator for Heyman Talent's Columbus office. An accomplished character and improv actor, scOtt has worked extensively in film, television, web series, regional and national commercials, theatre, improv and sketch comedy in Los Angeles and the Midwest. scOtt graduated from Bowling Green State University with a BA in Journalism and Communications and is a member of SAG-AFTRA.