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FILMS

THE PECK SITUATION - 2019 FinElly Productions & Films With a Purpose, Producer: Sandra Evers Manly

THE REUNION - 2015 FinElly Productions, Producer: Alex Georges

A GUY WALKS INTO A Bar - 1998 AFI Thesis, Producer, Rod Plummer

GUMBO - 1996 AFI

SANDY - 1995 AFI

AMAZING GRACE - 1994 AFI

SABINE - 1994 Cheeky Red Productions

WILLING & ABLE - 1991 Community Film Workshop

THE TEST - 1991 Community Film Workshop


COMMERCIAL

OBAMA CAMPAIGN - 2008 Moveon.org


TRIBUTE VIDEO DIRECTOR

FinElly Productions 2006-2018


SHORT DOCUMENTARY

Teens talk Sexual Assault - 2014 FinElly Productions

The Reunion Promotional docs - 2014 FinElly Productions with Lex Scott Davis, Justin Ivan, Gigi LeMaire


FINALIST Sundance Writing Lab

DRAMEDY - Even Flygirls Get The Blues formally known as Beauty, Brains and Booze

The exciting but cautious tale of a bored and beautiful co-ed looking for adventure who takes a trip to New York City and meets a world renown athlete who fancies her and takes her on a fanciful ride that exposes the perils of love and celebrity.

DRAMA - #Whore

When a sixteen year old honor student gets sexually assaulted she’s forced to process in the court of online shaming, as she discovers a unique and artistic outlet to heal and find justice.

Semi-FINALIST Sundance Writing Lab

TEEN COMEDY - Reagan High

When the most popular girl at Martin Luther King High -who happens to be African American, moves to an all white suburb and attends Reagan High, her social position plummets until this social climber defies convention and runs for homecoming queen against Candace, the resident blond, most popular girl


DIRECTOR TRAINING

Mentee - 2019 Women in Film Mentoring Program

Apprentice - 2006-2007 CBS Television NCIS/CSI NY

Assisted Martin Scorsese - 1997 - DGA- Artists Rights Foundation

AFI Admissions Committee 1998-2001 AFI – Conservatory – Directing


SCREENWRITING TRAINING

Screening Teacher - 2001 Bradley Falchuk’s Young Storyteller Program

Screenwriting Fellowship - 2002 Guy Hanks Marvin Miller Screenwriting Program

TV Writing Trainee - 2006-2010 Sheree Guitar – Management

TV Writing Intern - 1997 David Milch / NYPD Blue / ABC TV


guest lecturer at

University of California, Northridge, Women’s Studies Program

Loyola Marymount, Film Studies

Washington Prep HIghschool, Los Angeles, Ca.

Community Intelligence Mental Health / Public Health Conferences


EDUCATION

The American Film Institute - Master's Degree in Fine Arts DIRECTING

University of Illinois - Masters in Public Health - Epidemiology 

Xavier University of Louisiana - Bachelor of Science in Chemistry.