Adventures in Pajama Girl Land!
Pajama Girl has produced documentary projects and media campaigns for broadcasters, like PBS (USA) and ARTE (France/Germany); non-profits, including Theatre Embassy (South Africa/Holland) and The Coffee Trust (USA/Guatemala); government institutions, such as The Embassy of Finland and Namibia's Ministry of Environment and Tourism; and international organizations, like the United Nations, the Ford Foundation, and the Peabody and Oscar award-winning STEPS International.
Pajama Girl won two Emmys! And received six Emmy nominations. Her work was honored at BANFF World Media Festival and the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. She won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the AfryKamera Film Festival.
Her interactive work has been featured at Power to the Pixel (UK), the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival (USA) and The Missoula Art Museum. She presented her talk The Future is Here: Finding Your Interactive at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival and was a mentor at the PBS-POV Digital Lab advising fellows on their interactive media projects.
Pajama Girl ran her own documentary production company for over a decade in Namibia and South Africa, and received a Bachelor's of Arts degree in International Development from the University of California, Berkeley.
Today Pajama Girl produces, directs, writes and edits documentary productions of all shapes and sizes. She leads creative teams and designs, manages and strategizes media campaigns. She conducts investigative research; writes proposals, reports, scripts and budgets. Sometimes she tells stories on stage.
Currently she is obsessed with stories about both inner and outer space!