Jodie is a South Australian Producer, currently working at MERLIN producing TVCs, corporate videos and post-producing TV Show Adventure All Stars.
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 has wicked ADHD.
Since graduating in 2015, Jodie has independently produced 13 short films, 2 web-series, many music videos and countless TVCs. They have so far had their projects screened at 80+ film festivals worldwide 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.