UC SANTA BARBARA

Lecturer

Wendy Eley Jackson

Office Hours

Tuesdays 1:30 – 2:30pm

Biography

As the Founder and Executive Producer of Auburn Avenue Films, Wendy Eley Jackson translates creative currency into business strategy! A native of Atlanta, GA, she brings 25 plus years of television broadcasting and film experience to help navigate the intersection of creative minds with branding, media and marketing technology.

 

A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley with a B.A. in English Literature, and received her M.F.A. in screenwriting from the University of Georgia, Wendy’s vast experience in the media industry spans from her working in made for television movies for TriStar/Columbia Pictures television, advertising and marketing with Turner Entertainment Networks, and developing TV pilots for major networks, and most recently, she’s received the Producer Guild Mark (p.g.a) for her producing work for the feature length documentary, MAYNARD! Currently she is the Executive Producer of the documentary, Welcome To Pine Lake, and is in post production for her latest documentaries, Her Inescapable Brave Mission and Counting The Ballots.

 

 

Education

  • BA English LiteratureUC Berkeley
  • MFA ScreenwritingUniversity of Georgia

Courses

188A: Basic Screenwriting

Instructor

Wendy Eley Jackson

Term

Fall 2019

188B: Advanced Screenwriting

Instructor

Wendy Eley Jackson

Term

Winter 2019