Programs Director, Brave New Films
Laurie Jones is the Programs Director at Brave New Films, where she organizes education and outreach initiatives that use film to start dialogue and promote activism. In 2014, she started the Brave New Educators program, which has brought social justice documentaries and curriculum to over 1,000 classrooms. Through her work in theatre, particularly plays with Wishbone Theatre Collective, Laurie developed her passion for human rights and social justice. She received her BA in Production Studies in Performing Arts from Clemson University and her MA in Applied Human Rights from the University of York.