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Steve Paynter

AIA Skip Bryant Award Recipient

Steve Paynter's interest in photography began in the 80's taking action shots of his sons different sporting events.

Over the years of donating time and photos to Moon Valley High School he was awarded the Glendale Union School District Volunteer of the Year Award in 1998.

A frequent visitor on the field sidelines he met and became good friends with Barry Sollenburger as they shared their passion for high school sports.

Steve provided photos for Barry's Phoenix Metro Magazine and through Barry's association with AIA, as the Media Relations Director; Paynter's Pics became AIA's official photographer covering a variety of the high school sporting events.

Paynter's Pics Action Photography has enjoyed a long relationship with the AIA and continues to provide action photos to them for multiple sporting events as well as Onsite Photo Sales for several state championships each year.

Steve has often said that he has the best seat in the house and loves every minute of it.


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Events for the week of July 15, 2019

Monday, July 15, 2019

AIA New/2nd Yr. Football Officials - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

AIA New/2nd Yr. Football Officials - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Area Commissioner Mtg - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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