Stacy Barton... filmmaker, professor, mom, lover of music and traveling. Holding a BFA from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and an MFA from Syracuse University in film production, I've worked in fiction, documentary, and experimental & screened in film festivals and on TV at home and abroad. After producing the Emmy Award winning teen TV show Gumbo TV, I worked as the Director of Education & Filmmaker Services at the non-profit Chicago Filmmakers before settling into teaching at the University of Colorado Denver and now at the University of West Georgia.
Jessica McGaugh... is an independent film director, producer, cinematographer and editor working out of Denver, Colorado. Her award-winning work has been screened internationally including the Mumbai International Film Festival, NDTV, Rocky Mountain PBS, and the Indian Film Festival of Houston. Jessica received an MFA in Film from Syracuse University. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Film & Television Program at the University of Colorado Denver.