Jennifer RedfearnFormer Staff and Producer
Jennifer Redfearn has been a producer at MediaStorm since 2010. She produced and directed the 2011 Academy Award nominated film Sun Come Up, a documentary following the relocation of some of the world’s first environmental refugees. She was the recipient of a Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Fellowship, and the Jerome Foundation, Chicken and Egg Pictures, and the NYSCA individual artist grants.
Prior to this, for six years she produced programming for media outlets, including PBS, the Discovery Channel, TLC, and for educational distribution. She has field-produced stories from across the states, Central America, the Middle East, Afghanistan, and Papua New Guinea.
She teaches media skills and storytelling at NBC and DCTV, and she has presented her work at over fifteen universities, including New York University, Columbia University, and Skidmore College.
Jennifer holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from Wellesley College and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University.