Shutter Woman: Stephanie Neil

Shutter Woman
Stephanie Neal
Neal is a National Association of Professional Child Photographers award winner. Go to her Heber studio, or she’ll shoot on location (she’ll travel far distances for a fee). “You want to get as much interaction between the family as possible,” she says. “Get them together and let things happen.” 435-657-0435,

West Valley Avengers
Debbie & Clark Hill
After Chelsie Hill died in a car wreck, her parents and friends set up a 5K in her honor. “She loved running and shared that love with her family and friends,” says Debbie Hill. Last year, the 5K raised $4,000 for Samantha Milbourn, a 7-year-old battling Ewing’s Sarcoma. The third annual Chelsie Hill 5K is Sept. 22; go to

Master of Parenting
Liz Arner
Liz Arner knows the tricks of effective parenting and spills her secrets at Utah Youth Village’s parenting classes. “I’ve used these methods with my own child, so I know they work,” she says. “I teach how to praise and correct without resorting to physical behavior or yelling at the child.” 5800 S. Highland Dr., 801-272-9980,

The Marriage Fixer
Matt Townsend
Relationship expert Matt Townsend is on our list for his awesome date nights, which are like relationship courses mixed with stand-up comedy. We'd go just for fun. Get a $1 trial month to his new subscription website with code BEEHIVE. 405 E. 12450 South, Draper, 801-747-2121,

Ms. Camp Fire
Stefanie Miller
Stefanie Miller, director of education at Ogden Nature Center, and her team of super counselors help whole families enjoy their first camping trip together. “We have all the usual camping supplies but also restrooms 
with toilets that run, and we 
lock the gates at night,” 
she says. 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, 801-621-7595,

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