Simone Barros graduated from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University receiving the Martin Scorsese Filmmaker Grant and Tisch Dean Craft Award.
Upcoming projects include the dynamic travel documentary series, "All the World Over" exploring the cultural diversity of the African Diaspora.
Simone worked in New York for eleven years on the production and editing staff for various film and television productions including, A&E Television Networks, Comedy Central’s "Chappelle's Show," Spike Lee’s film, "25th Hour," VH-1’s "Say It Loud: Black Music in America," PBS documentary "New York: A Documentary Film" and "Reading Rainbow."
Simone was recently awarded the New York University Tisch East Alumni Council Microgrant for producing ten Tisch alumni writers work in the 10x10 Tisch Alumni Reading Series. She currently teaches film and television production, screenwriting and cinema studies at Cuyahoga Community College.