Staff


Suzanne Manseau Green


Suzanne Manseau Green, Owner

Suzanne Manseau Green is the owner and director of Millie Lewis and a member of the original graduating class of 1979. She is also a 1979 graduate of the College of Charleston with a BSBA degree. She started as a P.E. major, the sports player all through high school, and after switching to business Suzanne thought she could further her career by taking courses at Millie Lewis. After she became interested and experienced in the world of modeling, Millie Lewis and her daughter Carey offered her an opportunity of a lifetime. So in 1989, Suzanne became owner of the Millie Lewis School and Agency of Charleston. Suzanne and her staff have won "Agency of the Year", 1996-2003 and received the 2003 lifetime achievement award. They are members of the American Model Association, which Suzanne is past president. Suzanne has served on YWCA board for 6 years and the committee for Elimination of Racism. She has served on the Trident Tech Advisory Board for Cosmetology and currently serves on the American Business Womens Association (ABWA) board. She also is past VP of the College of Charleston Alumni Board.

Suzanne’s responsibility, as mother agent, is to provide a protected environment where talent can meet with selected industry leaders and help them make an informed decision about their future with her guidance and understanding of their family. Also to provide them with optimum exposure to the most reputable regional, national, and international agents. (See AMTC for more information) Their best chance of success lies in their own motivation built on the foundation of family support.
         


Louise Teems

Louise Teems, the Booking Agent has been with Millie Lewis Models and Talent since the early eighty’s. She has worked in all phases of the business from office manager to School Director.

She is also a graduate of Millie Lewis and has attended AMTC as a contestant. She has been the booking agent for approximately ten years. She has dealt with major clients and casting directors over the years, and she has booked models and talent of all ages. Louise’s commitment, dedication, class, and southern charm attracts many new clients as well as old ones in returning to Charleston and Millie Lewis.


Louise Teems
  


Dale Frazier


Dale Frazier

Dale Welcome Frazier is a native of Charleston South Carolina, and is the youngest of 12 children. She is a 1981 graduate of Millie Lewis Models and Talent, and attended Trident Technical College. Dale is an actress, model, and singer, who has performed in Off-Broadway plays and various other shows. She is the Beauty Director at Millie Lewis, and handles all wardrobe selections and styling for our models and actors for photo shoots, and The Actors, Models, and Talent Conventions. Dale is a licensed cosmetologist who is a member of The Advisory Board for The Academy Of Cosmetology, where she was an honor graduate. She has worked with major magazines, films, and photographers from across the country.In 2004, she was the Style Expert For ABC News Channel 4's "MakeOver Monday". She appeared on The Wedding Story as a makeup artist, and also was the Fashion Coordinator for the Spring Fashion Show for Seventeen Magazine. Dale will be heading up The Makeup Artistry Course at Millie Lewis, and also serves as a Personal Shopper.She has received numerous praise for her expertise in helping prepare contestants for competitions, and has played a major role in the success of their careers.
 


Cindy Brown

Cindy began her career in the early 80's. Then became an instructor and trainer for the Actors Models & Talent Competition. Cindy's excellent runway skills have produced top winners and success stories including her daughter Austen Brown, SC Miss Teen USA who won Miss Congeniality at the Miss Teen USA televised live on CBS


Cindy Brown


Donna Wall


Donna Wall

Donna Wall has been with Millie Lewis since 2001. Donna works as a model and instructor for the agency. She has appeared in commercial print ads and brochures such as Sears Optical, Kessler Hotels, Coachmen, Palmetto Bluff Resorts, Plaid Enterprises, and Bayliner Boats. In addition, she has worked on the set as an extra for Touchstone Television’s Army Wives and has appeared in TV commercials and industrials such as Piggly Wiggly, Check into Cash, Dodge and South Carolina Federal Credit Union. Donna competed at the Millie Lewis AMTC in 2005.

She has always had a passion for the talent industry. As a teen growing up in the suburbs of Philadelphia, she attended three different modeling schools in the city, as well as TV commercial workshops. Her background also includes working in an administrative capacity for a major radio station in Philadelphia and the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles.

Donna is also signed with Elite Models in Atlanta and Carolina Talent in Charlotte. She enjoys working with people and helping them achieve their goals in the talent industry. She is one of the instructors for the Millie Lewis Professional Ladies Modeling Class, teaching audition techniques and agency etiquette and procedures, and oversees the professional photo shoot. Donna also is available for private instruction for people interested in getting started in the modeling business.
                


Robin All

Robin All has been a part of Millie Lewis since 1995 working as a model, instructor and scout. In pursuit of a modeling career, Robin signed with Arlene Wilson in Atlanta, GA, Carolina Talent in Charlotte, NC and Ikon in New York City. She has booked numerous jobs: runway with clients such as the Savannah College of Art and Design, Oscar De LaRenta, and St. John; print jobs including Kodak, Print Gear, Kiawah Island, Seabrook Resort, Scuba Diving Magazine and Velux Windows. Currently, Robin teaches the Advanced Professional class and private training for the agency, works in the office as Administrative Assistant and is a local scout for the agency.


   


Robin All
  


Margie Sutton


Margie Sutton

At the age of 19, Margie Sutton was introduced to the world of beauty and modeling through Millie Lewis of Charleston. Margie’s first modeling job was an article and print ad written for the Post and Courier of Charleston. Many opportunities opened up throughout the next several years for Margie as she began to model for runway fashion shows, print advertising and commercials.

Margie was hired by the Northwood and Citadel Malls as the trend board coordinator. This job included auditioning and training teams of models for fashion and television shows. During this time she also coached models and beauty pageant contestants on hair, makeup, and stage presence.

After attending cosmetology school, Margie took a job with Stella Nova and has worked with the company for 17 years. She manages and is a stylist at the Summerville Stella Nova. She has worked on many photo shoots for company advertising and was the lead stylist for Charleston Fashion Week for 3 years.

As present, Margie is the style editor for the Azalea Magazine of Summerville and teaches the Advanced Professional Class at Millie Lewis of Charleston
  


Courtney Dodd

Courtney has been a part of the Millie Lewis family for over 20 years.  Originally from SC, Courtney graduated from Virginia Tech in 1999 with a degree in Communication. Her career took her to Atlanta, GA and Toronto, Canada.    She currently works as a make-up artist, and teaches the Advanced Professional Class at Millie Lewis.


  


Courtney Dodd
  

 
Christian Brynne Johnson
   


Christian Brynne Johnson

Christian Brynne Johnson is a Graduate of Make-up Designory in New York City as a Fashion Makeup Artist. She is currently signed with Millie Lewis of Charleston Models and Talent and FFT Models in New York City. A former model for Abercrombie and Fitch (New York). She was a guest on "The Tyra Banks Show" in May 2009, representing Cycle 13 of America's Next Top Model. She has modeled for several magazines and has also been featured on an episode of Army Wives, a popular American drama series on the Lifetime Channel. Christian is also an Instructor for Millie Lewis of Charleston.

  
Rachel Peyser

Rachel Streit Peyser was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts  in Sociology. She started as a Model for Millie Lewis in 1997.  Her biggest accomplishment to date has been the South Carolina Winner  of the Foster Grant National  Model Search.  

She has been a Modeling/Etiquette Instructor for Millie Lewis since 2001. "It is a wonderful feeling to instill confidence in the students as you see them progress through the classes."  She is also a Pageant trainer for Millie Lewis.   After being selected as  a contestant in the Miss University of Georgia Pageant she feels she would have benefitted  from pageant lessons if they had been   offered at the time.  In addition, Rachel offers etiquette presentations to local businesses.  These presentations are designed to enhance  business manners in the highly competitive work place.  She also offers private etiquette lessons to all  individuals who would like to refine their etiquette skills.


Rachel Peyser


Official Millie Lewis Photographers


Bob Kay


Billy Graham
Fashion photographers, Bob Kay & Billy Graham, have been shooting beautiful and interesting people for over fifty years, collectively. They have worked with the Millie Lewis Competitions since it's inception in 1982. Bob & Billy have thrilled and delighted AMTC contestants and parents with thousands of outstanding action shots of stage competition. Bob and Billy have been with Millie Lewis since the original school and agency opened. They are dedicated and professional and continue to shoot for our school classes and top models, actors and beauty queens.


Millie Lewis of Charleston wins the Lifetime Achievement
Award at the 2003 AMTC in Charleston, SC


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