Jodie is a freelance producer for commercial and corporate work and the occasional short film.
Formerly working as a Producer’s assistant at KOJO, Jodie assisted in the development and production of KOJO Studio’s slate, most recently working on TOP END WEDDING, HOTEL MUMBAI, 2067, and FIRST DAY and formerly being mentored by Kate Croser (now CEO of the South Australian Film Corporation). Prior to KOJO they worked as a producer for corporate and commercial media company Floodlight Media; and as a Casting Coordinator at Heesom Casting, casting such projects as WOLF CREEK TV SERIES, STORM BOY, RABBIT and BOYS IN THE TREES, as well as countless TVCs.
In 2018, Jodie received the South Australian Screen Award for “Emerging Producer”. They were also the recipient of the South Australian Film Corporation’s Career Accelerator Grant as part of the SAFC’s Gender Agenda and travelled to Los Angeles for 6 weeks to work with The Exchange, including the American Film Market in November 2017.
Jodie has a Bachelor of Media Arts from the University of South Australia: Majoring in Film and Television Production and sub-majoring in Animation; and a Postgraduate Certificate in Film & Television. Jodie identifies as non-binary and is neurodiverse.
Since graduating in 2015, Jodie has independently produced 12 short films, 2 web-series and many music videos. They have so far had their projects screened at 60+ film festivals worldwide (details available here ). Their most prolific project, a web-series LOVE, GUNS & LEVEL UPS was funded by Screen Australia, YouTube and the South Australian Film Corporation and released in full on YouTube in September 2020.