Cathy Montie's Body Art Training Company

Cathy Montie

8055 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. #106, San Diego, CA 92111

619.303.5893

cathymontie@gmail.com

Employment:

2010-Present

Owner of Cathy Montie Body Art training

2007-2010

Co-Owner of The Body Art training Group, San Diego, CA

1998-Present

Owner of Absolute Tattoo, Piercing, and Cosmetics, San Diego, CA

1995-1997

Manager and permanent cosmetics technician, Tattoo Land and Tattoo Gallery, San Diego, CA

1995

Tattoo Artist, Feddy Negrete's Ratatattoo, Santa Barbara, CA

1993

Student, Santa Maria Beauty College, Santa Maria, CA

1991-1992

Owner and Artist Tattoo Mania, West Hollywood, CA

1983-1989

Tattoo artist, various studios, Daytona Beach, Florida

1982

Manager and Artist Tiger's Eye Tattoo Studio, Fayetteville, NC

1980-1981

On tour as visiting tattoo artist

1977-1979

Night manager Las Vegas Tattoo Company, Las Vegas, NV

1976

Artist and Manager, Medford, OR

1975

World Famous Tattoo Emporium, City Van Nuys, Ca

Presentations:

March, 2010

Bloodborne Pathogens All-Day training Classes in Shanghai, China

2009

"Bloodborne Pathogens training for Electrolgy Professionals" for Annual Conference of American Electrology Association, Las Vegas, Nevada

2008

"Bloodborne Pathogen training" for Bay Area Regional Body Art Safety training Seminar sponsored by California Alliance for the Promotion of Safe Body Art and the Counties of Monterey, San Mateo, San Francisco, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz

2007-Present

Bloodborne Pathogens seminars for Mega Productions in California, Colorado, Illinois, and Texas

2005

"Partnering with Industry to Develop a Cutting-Edge Body Art Program" for California Environmental Association (CEHA) Annual Educational Symposium

2004-2008

"Tattoo and Body Art Safety" Annual Conferences of California Alliance for the Promotion of Safe Body Art

2003

"Body Art" for California Environmental Health Association, Annual Educational Symposium, Napa, California

Leadership:

2003-Present

Co-founder, President, and Member of the Board of Directors, California Alliance for the Promotion of Safe Body Art, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation

1997-Present

Body art industry representative for the Body Art Task Force, San Diego County Department of Environmental Health

Publications:

2006

Co-author, Bloodborne Pathogens training, booklet published by Body Art training Group

"Wanted! Body Art Industry Seeks Health Inspectors", CEHA Bulletin, Spring, 2006

Designations and Licenses:

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Authorized General Industry Trainer

State of California Cosmetology License

State of Hawaii Tattooing License

Professional Training:

Graduate, Santa Maria Beauty College Cosmetology License

Organizations:

Member, National Tattoo Association

Former Trainer Member of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals

References:

Provided on request