Kimberly S. Olker
M.Photog. M.Wed.Photog. Cr, CPP
Kimberly grew up in an environment filled with cultural events, theater and art. This creative and nurturing environment eventually led her to a second career as a Professional Photographer. While her formal education and first career were in technical fields, she continued to be drawn to opportunities allowing her to express her artistic side. She loves capturing life’s special moments to help preserve them for a lifetime. She is passionate about connecting with her clients and providing them with exceptional images that show their unique spirit.
Kimberly is also passionate about helping others. She thrives on volunteering for various non-profit organizations and loves donating both her time and her skills. She truly enjoys teaching, mentoring and helping others achieve their goals.
Kimberly is an award-winning Northern California Portrait and Event Photographer who specializes in Bar/Bat Mitzvahs. She has earned her Masters of Photography, Masters of Wedding Photography and Photographic Craftsman degrees from the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). Besides being a Certified Professional Photographer, Kimberly is a wife, mother, caregiver, survivor, martial artist, software engineer, math nerd, tutor, actress, gymnast, … and wine enthusiast.
PPA Masters of Wedding Photography, 2023
PPA Master of Photography Degree, 2023
PPC People’s Choice Award, 2023
PPSV Wedding & Event Photographer of the Year 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
PPWC 1st Place Weddings, 2022
OPPA Award for Business Excellence, 2022
PPA Photographic Craftsman Degree, 2019
Certified Professional Photographer (CPP), 2016
Councilor: Professional Photographers of America (PPA) 2022-25
Member: Professional Photographers of America (PPA) since 2008
Member: Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley (PPSV) since 2015,
Board member 2016, Vice President 2017-18, President 2019-20, Treasurer 2021-23
Member: Professional Photographers of California (PPC)
Member: Oregon Professional Photographers Association (OPPA)
Member: American Society of Photographers(ASP)
Member: Professional Photographers of Wine Country (PPWC)