Born


Houston, Texas
Lives and works in New York

Education

University of Texas, Austin, Texas 2010-2014
BFA Theatre & Dance/BS Communications
Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, New York, NY 2014-2019
MFA Film & Television



Awards

IFP Week No Borders, 2019
SFF Westridge Grant, 2019
Sundance Screenwriting Intensive Fellow/Will and Jada Smith Foundation Grant, 2019
Sloan Screenwriting Grant, 2019
TFI All Access Grant, 2019
Tribeca Queen’s Collective, 2019
The Shed Open Call Grant, 2019
Spike Lee Sandra Ifraimova Grant, 2019
Davey Foundation Grant, 2018
Flies Collective Grant, 2018
Vimeo Staff Pick, 2017
Wasserman Award, 2nd Place, New York University, 2017
Kevin Spacey Foundation Artist of Choice Shortlisted Artist, 2017
New York Women in Film and Television Scholar, 2017
Princess Grace Award Nominee, 2017
Slamdance “Filmmaker to Watch,” 2017
Kodak Vision Award Nominee, 2016
Sara Driver Production Award, New York



Filmography:

Coyote Boys, 35mm, 16mm, 8mm feature film in development, writer/director, New York/
New Orleans, 2019-2020

Gulf, feature film in development, New York/New Orleans, 2019-2020

If There Is Light, 16mm, 8mm, Digital, short documentary, writer/director, New York, 2019

Pillars, 16mm, short narrative in post-production, writer/director/producer, New York/New Orleans, 2019

Gulf Tones, three channel and photography installation, 16mm, 8mm, Digital, VHS, writer/director/
producer/photographer, New York/New Orleans, The Shed, 2019

Summer Animals
, 16mm short narrative in post-production, writer/director
New York, 2019

Presence, 16mm & 8mm, experimental short in production,
Barbican Center’s Basquiat: Boom for Real exhibition, New York/London, 2017

Lou Dallas, 16mm fashion film, writer/director
New York, 2017

Fort Street Studios Presents: How My Mother Taught Me to Levitate, Digital and
8mm commercial, writer/director, New York, 2017
(Fort Street Online Campaign, 2017)

Ava & Lola: A Shrimps Tale, 16mm short narrative, writer/director
I-D Vice Magazine, New York, 2017

Get Out Fast, 16mm & 8mm short narrative, writer/director
NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New Orleans, 2016
(Slamdance Film Festival, New Orleans Film Festival, Lone Star Film Festival,
IndieGrits, Picture Farm Film Festival, First Run Film Festival, Fusion Film Festival, Kodak Vision
Award)

Grind, short narrative, writer/director
NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, 2015

Gary, short documentary, director/cinematographer
NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, 2014

Smoke Ring, 16mm & 8mm short narrative, writer/director, University of Texas at Austin, 2013

Martha, short narrative, Digital, writer/director/producer, University of Texas at Austin, 2012