I am a filmmaker who combines a passion for film making with my background in science and the environment.
I graduated with a Bachelor of Science, and continued my studies by undertaking an advanced diploma in Film & Television. I produced and directed music videos, short films and television commercials in Melbourne.
In 2005 I travelled to East Africa for 2 years to work as Festival Manager for the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ziff.or.tz). Whilst in Zanzibar I also established a video production school for the Zanzibari youth and worked with award winning directors Dr Martin Mhando and Florence Ayisi to produce documentaries.
More recently I have work as an associate producer for the award winning production company December Films (decemberfilms.com.au), and worked with renowned filmmakers, writers and directors Tony Wright, Sonya Pemberton and Dione Gilmore.
I have diverse training and background with a comprehensive knowledge of the entire film/TV production workflow. Possessing a flair for writing with excellent research skills, and experience with pitching concepts to broadcasters and funding bodies. Highly organised, practical and resourceful with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a reliable, positive and committed work ethic.