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CV + Testimonials

Carrie Lee Bland-Kendall

When Carrie Lee isn't preforming, she freelances in several creative roles: creative consultant, casting director, producer, acting coach, social media manager, and video editor. The following CV is a list of projects and events Carrie Lee has worked on, plus, clients and organizations she has worked with over the years.


Northern Indiana Clay Alliance

Board of Directors, 2022 - present


Elkhart County Symphony Orchestra

Board of Directors, 2022 - present


Elkhart Civic Theater at Bristol Opera House

Board of Directors 


River Bend Film Festival

Head Emcee, Entertainment Coordinator, 2015 - Present

Goshen Mayor's Art Council

Launch Team, Chairperson, Board of Directors, 2016 - 2018

ECCVB Vibrant Communities

Steering Committee Member, 2017 - 2018

Goshen Theater, Inc.

Board of Directors, Advisor, 2014 - 2017 

GoShakes Theater Company

Co-Founder, 2012 - 2018

Goshen First Friday's Task Force

Partial Work History

Goshen College Asian Student Association, Off Campus Advisor

2021 - present


Social Media Manager and Retail Shop Associate

The Imagination Spot


Media Producer & Website Design Coordinator

Southside Fellowship, 2020


Design Consultant

Goshen College Union Building renovation, 2019

Media Producer

Jeremy Stutsman For Mayor campaign, 2019

Music Together Certified Instructor and Music Teacher

Goshen College Community School of the Arts, 2019


Casting Director

The Shade Shepherd feature film, Oceanus Pictures & Shepherd Films, 2018 - 2019


'Tis The Season, Annual Community Concert Series, 2013 - present



Lalo Cura Music Video: Canta junto a mí for NPR Tiny Desk, 2017  



The Magic of Film, Find Your Light, Make a Splash, RBFF!  (promo video series) 2016 - 2018

Creative Consultant, Instructor

Master Class Coach & Audition Workshop 

Goshen College Musical Theater Camp, 2016, 2017

On-Camera Broadcasting Coach

Goshen College GCTV


R3Design (promo video) *Telly Award, 2016


Creative Consultant & Casting Director

The Good of Goshen (community stories series) *Telly Award, 2015 - 2016

Executive Producer and Co-Founder

GoShakes Theater Company productions, 2012 - 2014

Creative Consultant & Media Producer

Working for Goshen Campaign2016


Auditioning for On-Camera, Acting for On-Camera, The Business for Acting

Center Stage Academy, Goshen IN 2008

Consultant, On-Camera Coach

GTV Broadcasting & Media Arts Instructor

Goshen Community Schools, Goshen High School


Kendall Pictures Production Company (content for film & tv) 2006 - 2016  

Producer and Production Coordinator

CSL Plasma (industrial film) Blue Voyage Productions, Savannah, GA

Executive Producer

DeckTechs Sci-Fi TV Pilot, Savannah, GA 2010 - 2011

Actor (see Actor Resume)

Lily's Talent Agency, Inc., Karen Stavins Enterprises, Ambassador Talent, Big Mouth Talent Chicago, IL 1996 - 2007

Production Coordinator and Stage Manager

Navy Pier Entertainment & McCormick Place, Chicago, IL 1996 - 2007

200+ Concerts and Productions: The Navy Pier Beer Garden Stage, Dock Street Stage, Family Pavilion Stage, Winter WonderFest Extravaganza, Summertime Fireworks: Presented by Pepsi & B96, Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Parade, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade; Entertainment series: Grammy Award Winning Artist Angel Melendez & the 911 Orchestra - Aswah Greggori - The Business - 7th Heaven - The Hootenanners - Crosswind - The Relics - Confinement - Sellout - World Class Noise - Fernandez & Kimball Spanish Guitars - The West Side Winders - 7 Deez - Detour Jazfunk - Yabba Griffiths - 1 Hit Wonders - Bumpus - JP & The Cats - Lynne Jordan & The Shivers - Weber Band - Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel - Deja Vu - Dee Alexander - Wedding Banned - Stephanie Rogers Band - The Polkaholics - Caliente - Chicago Rhythm & Blues Kings - Anish - Hot Rocks: A Tribute to the Rolling Stones - The Charlie Johnson Quartet - Centerline - Too White Crew - Libido Funk Circus - BBI - Jen Porter & The Most Fabulous Band - Special 20s - Rico! - The Blooze Brothers - Marshall Vente's Tropicale - Od Tapo Imi - HeyBoxMan: Contortionist - Dave Herzog's Marionette's - Rick Colen Comedy - Frank Birdsall Comedy - Mickey Simple Comedy - Magic by Randy - David Kovac, The Magician - Ken the Flying Fool - Brad Weston Variety Show - That Tall Juggler Guy - Dock Street Singers - The Laugh Guards Improve - The Tradewinds

Conventions + Tradeshows

Convention Coordinator​

Democratic National Convention, Mart Plaza Chicago, IL   

Convention Coordinator

NeoCon World's Trade Fair, Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL

Convention Coordinator

International Kitchen & Bath Show, Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL


RedPost, Inc, Interactive & Digital Expo, Las Vegas Convention Center, 2008 



American Academy of Neurology, Mart Plaza Chicago, IL  


ART Chicago, Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL


International Antiques Show, Merchandise Mart Chicago IL


Global Food & Style Expo, Mart Plaza Chicago, IL


Catering Services Manager
Women's Apparel Mart, Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL

Catering Services Manager

American Federation of Teacher's Convention, Mart Plaza Chicago, IL


Spokesmodel & Host

National Flower & Garden Show, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

Host and Performer

International Candy Convention, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

Host and Performer

IFC Cheerleading Competition, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

Host and Performer

NCA Cheerleading Competition, Navy Pier Chicago, IL


Bridal Fashion Show & Expo, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

Production Coordinator

Health, Wellness and Diabetes Expo, Navy Pier Chicago, IL


Production Coordinator

NAACP Diversity Fair, Navy Pier Chicago, IL


Production Coordinator

Technology Expo, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

Production Coordinator

SOFA Chicago, Navy Pier Chicago, IL


Medical Tech Expo: Siemens International, McCormick Place Chicago, IL

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