Sarah Garcia Carlson has been in the industry since 1998. She received her BA in English, BS in Radio-TV-Film at the University of Texas at Austin and an MFA in Film Directing from Northwestern University. Over the course of her career she has worked in primary creative roles (Producer-Director, Editor, Shooter) on independent docs, network television, political advertising, and commercials, and frequently creates content for nonprofit and educational organizations. In addition to her professional portfolio, she has produced her own independent doc, Food Deserts in a Land of Plenty, as well as various pieces of narrative work. Her award-winning work as an editor has been shown in multiple national and international film festivals and has aired on PBS. She lives and works in the Hudson Valley where she continues her personal and creative work as a filmmaker and consults with businesses and nonprofits on their media strategy.