Creative Director / Senior Producer
Jen is an award-winning producer and writer who joined Cortina Productions in November of 2009. As a creative director and senior producer, Jen excels in transforming educational content into engaging and emotionally powerful stories. She is proficient in both media design and production and specializes in concept design, content research, scriptwriting, shoot planning and coordination, interviewing, directing, and offline and online edit supervision. Through every step of the design and production process, Jen works with the project team to get to the heart of the educational goals for each media experience. While at Cortina Productions, she has produced both documentary and live-action films, including a 360-degree live-action/archival film. Her 18+ years of industry experience include long-form documentaries for National Geographic EXPLORER, Investigation Discovery, WETA, and truTV. Jen graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in History.