• Sarah Carpenter

    Sarah Carpenter was born and raised in upstate New York and moved to Atlanta in 1983. She attended college in New York and Georgia graduating from The Art Institute with a degree in Music & Video Production. Sarah started in the business working for Ted Borden and Associates as an agent, before gaining direct casting experience with Stilwell Casting. Eventually, Sarah started her own company, Carpenter Consulting, where she consulted and worked in all facets of film and commercial production. She learned the business of not for-profits working for The Winfield Consulting Group before coming back to the business with Arlene Wilson Management.  A call from Kathy Hardegree with Atlanta Models & Talent, Inc. brought Sarah back to work as an agent.

  • Jason Lockhart

    Jason Lockhart is a Film & Television Agent from Los Angeles and excited to be a fresh face in the Atlanta market. He is also an accomplished filmmaker, having worked with National Lampoon and sold two feature films as an award-winning Writer/Director, one of which The CW picked up as a Movie of the Week. Having grown up as a child actor, Jason has over 20 years of experience & education in the industry, but after bouncing around several seats in Hollywood, he finds it most rewarding behind the talent agent’s desk, helping others pursue their dreams. He is known to love all things comedy, but serious obsessions include family, fantasy football, plain cheese pizza, dogs, and the Joker.  


  • Melodi Erdogan

    Melodi is a recent graduate from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a BS in Journalism & Electronic Media and Cinema Studies (2015). Working at Atlanta Models & Talent as an associate within the TV/Film department, Melodi oversees communication between talent and casting directors for series and movies that film local to Atlanta. In addition, Melodi manages AMT’s social media profiles with news, workshops, and articles relevant to the agency’s followers on each platform, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others (duh – they don’t call her the guru for nothing!). When she’s not at AMT, Melodi contributes to Bustle.com as a Fashion & Beauty writer, drinks excessive amounts of coffee, and roots for the Tennessee Vols (especially when they’re playing Georgia).

  • Mason Thurman

    Mason Thurman has been enthusiastically entrenched in the entertainment industry for over a decade. His love for film, television, and everything creative lured him into the industry at an early age. Born into a family of musicians, agents, and actors in Nashville, Tennessee, it's no surprise that he followed suit and entered a similar arena. Mason began his career with top talent agency in Atlanta, Georgia shortly after graduating from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2015. He began as an assistant and quickly developed the skills and knowledge that would launch him forward. Mason has a keen eye for talent and a shares the same affinity and passion for the work as his clients do.

  • Kelly Nehmen

    Kelly is a TV/Film professional with a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Public Relations from The University of Tampa. After graduating in 2016, Kelly moved back to Atlanta, GA to capitalize on the thriving market for film and television production in her hometown. She gained experience working as a set PA, interning with local talent agencies, and training with casting directors in principal and extras casting before taking on her position as TV/Film Associate with AMT in the spring of 2017. Kelly spends her spare time walking with her dog Floppy on trails by the Chattahooche River.

  • Caila Cordwell

    Caila Cordwell is a recent graduate from Southeastern University with a BS in Film Production (2016). As the Commercial and Print department associate, she manages audition scheduling for the many SAG-affiliated and non-union commercials and industrials that AMT works on every day, as well as scheduling print shoots. Caila is also in charge of managing AMT’s website, overseeing any profile additions and changes. In her spare time, Caila enjoys drinking craft coffee, watching Game of Thrones, and spending too much time browsing the aisles in Target!

  • Jasmine Williams

    Without even visiting the city first, Jasmine moved to Atlanta, GA in 2007 to try something new. She ended up going to Georgia State University soon after and graduated in 2012 with a B.B.A in Accounting. Jasmine has worked in the Accounting field for 10 years. Within those 10 years, she has been certified and/or trained in different areas of Accounting: Taxation, Quickbooks, Bookkeeping and Budgeting. Her hobbies are sewing, drawing and binge watching Netflix shows.  She recently gave birth to a bubbly, dimpled faced little girl named Malia Sydney Johnson. Everyone at AMT is her auntie (except Kevin, he’s her uncle) and she loves them so much!