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Andrew J. Simcox

Lead Instructor, Antonelli Institute

Work History

Lead Instructor, Photography Department

Antonelli Institute
Jan 1997Present
A graduate of Antonelli Institute, Drew Simcox went on to a successful career in photojournalism. Assignments and affiliations included: Senior Photojournalist, Photo Educator and Aerial Specialist for Carl Wolf Studios; Columbia Scholastic Press Association, Julian Krinsky Camps and Programs, Stewart Film and Video and Simcox Photography. His clients have included the New York Daily News, the Archdioceses of Philadelphia, BASF, Home Fields, Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia Water Works, Philadelphia Historical Commission, as well as various universities including Vanderbilt, Villanova, Penn State, Syracuse and Cornell. He has served as a beta-tester for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Imagenomic Noiseware, Real Grain and Portraiture, Vimeo-Educational Partnership, Athentech Perfectly Clear, and Synergy Communications. He has as done community service projects for MS Society, Lansdowne Theater, Freedom Playground, Morris Arboretum, Eastern State Penitentiary, and Fort Mifflin. He was the Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators 2004 Instructor of the Year. He is now the Lead Instructor and Career Services Director for Antonelli Institute Photography Program and the Advisor for the Antonelli Chapter National Press Photographers Association. He is a member of the American Society of Media Photographers, National Professional Press Photographers Association, Airborne Law Enforcement Association, Evidence Photographers International Council, Photojournalism Lightstalkers, Photo Imaging Education, Photographic Society of Philadelphia, Student Photographic Society Faculty member, Society for Photographic Education, and Philly Ad Club.

Member of the Advisory Board

Haverford Township Skatium
Sep 2012Present
Skatium Mission Statement The purpose of the Skatium is to be a financially stable municipal recreational facility which will provide the residents of Haverford Township with recreational and learning opportunity in all disciplines of skating as well as enhancing the quality of life by providing them with an affordable opportunity for a unique experience among the community at large. The Skatium is owned and operated by Haverford Township celebrating 39 years of service to the community. The Skatium Rink Advisory Board Meets The Third Tuesday of each Month Skatium Facts: The Skatium opened its doors on September 20,1974. Membership was first limited to Township residents only. The Skatium name came from a Township-wide contest, The winner was 12 year old Michael Steinberg. The cost to build the facility was $1.5 million. The mortgage was paid off in 1994. The Skatium's first Director was Dennis Ott. Dave "The Hammer"​ Schultz was the Skatium's Director in the early and mid 90's. The Skatium has been Voted the Best Place to Skate and play Ice Hockey in DELCO numerous years. The Skatium is the home of: Haverford Hawks Youth Hockey High School Hockey ICSHL (Haverford High, O'Hara, St Joe Prep, Carroll, Bonner-Prendie, Lower Merion, Harriton) Independent Hockey League (Episcopal Academy, Haverford School) St. Joesph's University Ice Hockey Delaware County Skating Club

Director, Career Services, Photography

Antonelli Institute
Jan 2002Present
At Antonelli Institute, we know that you want to combine your passion for the visual arts with a successful creative career. That’s where we come in. Through our hands-on visual arts programs, you’ll learn the core skills you’ll need like how to launch your own freelance business, get hired by clients, or secure employment in the field. We know, however, that it really helps to have a partner in finding the right first opportunities. Our Career Services department will help get you that “in.” We have a network of repeat professionals and employers who hire Antonelli graduates and we are well connected throughout the area. Learn more about our: Career Services Alumni Resources Request a copy of your transcript For employers looking to hire Antonelli Institute graduates, please call us at 1-800-722.7871 to help us connect you to the employees you need. You can also contact us through our online form, where you can tell us more about the types of graduates you are looking to hire!

Faculty Advisor- Antonelli Institute Student Chapter

National Press Photographers Association
Sep 2013Present
The National Press Photographers Association is dedicated to the advancement of visual journalism, its creation, practice, training, editing and distribution, in all news media and works to promote its role as a vital public service.

Member and Photographer

Philly Ad Club
Member and photographer for events for the Philly Ad Club.

Owner/ Professional Photographer

Simcox Photography
Feb 1991Present

Webmaster/ Professional Photographer and Social Media Director/ President

Haverford Ice Hockey Club
May 2010Present

Stringer Photographer

New York Daily News
Jun 2007Present
Freelance Photographer

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