Mandy Carpenter

​Cammie Adams​

Cammie has been with Connections for more than 7 yrs. and has a son Cameron (15) who is also active with the agency. Cammie is our acting instructor. She will be offering acting classes once a month. She will also offer private vocal lessons by appointment.

John Yang has been a part of Connections Model and Talent for 9 yrs. He is an actor and has been an agency photographer for 4 yrs. He also does a lot of the design work.

Mandy Carpenter has been with Connections for 12 yrs.. as a young model and actress. She is now an  Assistant for the Carolina Model & Talent Showcase.


Dorothy Houston is the founder and owner of Connections Model and Talent in Hickory, NC which has been in business as a full service licensed talent agency for 18 yrs. She has over 30 yrs. experience in the industry. She represents professional models, actors and children in the areas of Film/Television, Fashion, Print, and Runway.
Mrs. Houston also owns and produces The Carolina Model and Talent Showcase. CMT Showcase helps the talent to showcase theirs talents to some of the industry's top scouts and agencies, in a fun and very positive way. CMT Showcase is going on its 12th year.

John Yang

Connections Model & Talent