Born and raised in NYC, with an MFA in Film from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.

Love + appreciation to those who have provided support:
Asian Women Giving Circle, A Blade of Grass Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art, Davis Putter Scholarship Fund for Peace & Justice, Jerome Foundation, Puffin FoundationLower Manhattan Cultural Council (b/w/o the Asian American Oral History Collective), Third World NewsreelTisch School of the Arts Graduate Film Program, Spike Lee Film Production Fund, Asian/Pacific/American Studies Program at NYU, with extra love to the community organizers, mentors, friends, fam, and movement fam, all of whom are my inspiration.