Briana is co-owner of Knack Creative, a full-service photography and videography production company based in downtown Dayton, Ohio. Knack is focused on telling the stories of businesses and organizations that are working to make their communities the best they can be, and Briana is passionate about creating meaningful connections through that visual storytelling. In over 12 years as a photographer, she has worked in almost every mode of photography, including at a mall portrait studio, as photo editor of the Flyer News during her time at the University of Dayton, and teaching darkroom photography to high school students. Currently, she continues to teach and speak frequently on photography, marketing & business topics. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Playground Theatre Company and as the Secretary of the Board of the YWCA Dayton, where she previously chaired the Advocacy Committee. In 2019, Briana was named a Top 25 Woman to Watch in Dayton. Before founding Knack Creative, she started multiple businesses, including Confetti, a retail card and party shop in downtown Dayton. She received her B.A. from the University of Dayton in 2009 and her M.A. in International and Comparative Policies from Wright State University in 2017.
Owner, Knack Creative