Angela R. Hunt, Storyteller
Over ten years of traveling the country entertaining imaginations and hearts with vivid stories. The Painted Lady at major Renaissance Festivals and other special events from New York to Oregon.
Recognition and awards for quality entertainment from management and patrons at various events. More importantly, she touches lives and constructs meaningful memories. She offers smiles, love, and laughter in a world that can seem too often apathetic. In a way, she brings the rainbow with her paints and her smile to the events she is contracted at.
Versatile storytelling of fantasy, horror, and nonfiction with stories appropriate for all ages and special needs groups. Backgrounds are important, Angela R. Hunt has an education that gives her a unique approach and perspective to storytelling. She approached storytelling as an opportunity to offer other people a chance to grow, connect, gain perspective and to heal. Every story has a purpose, a point, a goal of enhancing the wellbeing of the audience and bringing people together.
Angela R. Hunt has a Bachelors in Science Psychology from St. Bonaventure University, a Graduate Certification in Trauma Counseling from the University of Buffalo, and a pending Masters in Clinical Psychology from Walden University. She has a certification in Rape Crisis Counseling from the State of New York and was a Certified EMT-B for several years. She has three certifications in hypnotherapy.
She designed the Self Esteem Training groups utilized by the Bath VAMC with Chaplain Jerry Hamblin. Dealing with Dementia trainings she designed for several nursing homes in western NY won area awards and recognition and decreased incidents of violence toward staff by dementia patients. She taught basic and advanced anger management and meditation classes for the VAMC and still offers them on contract.