Erin Yokel (director/producer) graduated with honors from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts with an emphasis on documentary film. She’s worked on many projects for National Geographic Television, the Discovery Channel and its affiliates in Washington, DC. This is her feature length directorial debut.

Paul Yee (director/cinematographer) was born in Sharon, Massachusetts. He spent his seminal years as a Junior Olympic gymnast and later went on to attend New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. He works as a cinematographer and lighting designer in the film and television industry in New York City.

Lisa Stratton (co-producer) is a first year MBA student at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. From 2005-2009, Lisa worked in marketing at Ten Thousand Villages, the world’s oldest fair trade retailer.

Faith Gaskins (consulting producer) has been working in documentary television and film production for over five years. She has produced and written shows for clients from Discovery Channel to MSNBC. She lives and works in Washington, DC.

Gaylynn Balignot (editor) has been working in television for over ten years. She grew up in the Philippines and is fairly fluent in Visayan, making the editing process that much easier! She lives and works in Washington, DC.