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 20 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. 

Mandy Carpenter has been with Connections for 12 yrs.. as a young model and actress. She is now an  assistant.


Cammie has been with Connections for more than 9 yrs. and has a son Cameron (19) 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.

Mandy Carpenter

​Cammie Adams​

Connections Model & Talent