Kelsey is a digital media producer and documentary journalist. She creates and directs visual content, targeted for the web and big screen. Kelsey has coordinated productions stories all around the world, conducted interviews, edited compelling, marketed products and brands, and created unique visual designs and styles
She enjoys working with outside-of-the-box brands and collaborating with talented production teams and visual/motion graphics designers.
She has conducted research on environmental and anthropological topics such as black market abalone hunters, human-wildlife conflicts in Sumatra, and sustainable traditional fishing methods in the outer islands of Micronesia.
Her work has taken her and her teams from the jungles of Sumatra, savannah of Maasailand, to the outermost Pacific islands of Micronesia and has been published by Stanford, National Geographic, Oceanic Society, National Science Foundation, UN, Filmmaker, Independent Filmmaker Project, PBS Newshour, Stanford, UCB, NYU, and New York Magazine. She is a proud board member of Naretoi, a non-profit that empowers Maasai women in Kenya through mountaineering.
Kelsey holds an M.A. in News and Documentary Journalism from New York University and a B.A. in Film and Digital Media from the University of California. She's lived in Buenos Aires, Brooklyn, and London. Currently, she is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.