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bandit lites adds melanie miller to team

June 3, 2021 | Category: Print

KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE – Bandit Lites is pleased to share the hiring of Melanie Miller as its Accounts Payable Manager.

Miller earned a degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. She gained experience in investment and international accounting and has held positions as a controller and chief financial officer. Miller is also a member of the NACM – National Association of Credit Management, SHRM- Society for Human Resource Management, and NAPW- National Association of Professional Women. 

“We are thrilled to add such a talented member to the accounting staff,” said Bandit Lites Controller Sharon Draper. “In the short time she has been here, Melanie has impressed everyone with her knowledge and ability to dive right in and immediately make a difference.”

With more and more live events returning, Bandit is ready for the incredible influx of demand from a public ready to gather again.  

“I am thrilled to be joining a company that has a record of excellence in the industry,” said Miller. “Bandit’s employees care and work in a mature manner as a team, no matter the department. I also appreciate having Michael T. Strickland as a leader who promotes positivity, excellence and wellbeing within his company, employees, the live events industry and his community.”

About Bandit Lites, Inc.
Bandit Lites is a full service design, management and producer of live events, theatrical productions, and live shows. More information available at



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