Amanda Davis On Struggle and the Importance of Mentors

“I think people are oftentimes afraid to admit they’re struggling.”

Amanda Davis is relatively young, but she knows about struggle and understands the value of good mentors.

“You gotta swallow your pride a little bit.”

0:46 Who is Amanda Davis?

1:38 Challenges…Read: “Struggles”

3:19 The Current Big One

4:58 Mom

6:49 Steps to Coming Out of a Struggle

8:00 What Has Worked?

11:05 Addressing the Fear of Failure

14:28 Mentors

20:04 Anticipating Challenges

“There are certain things that you just let go.”

For over 27 years Kent Smith Photography has specialized in world-class, fine portrait art – timeless images of families, children and seniors that you will cherish forever.

Amanda Davis & her mom Sherri own and operate Kent Smith Photography, and are a family-first, mother-daughter team. Outspoken, perfectionist types, they are each skilled in their own areas and bring unique talents to the studio. Each portrait experience is memorable, filled with laughter and beautiful imagery.

“The people who are closest to you are usually the ones who have an immediate opinion.”