Executive Producer/ Business Development
Geneva, Switzerland, New York, U.S.A
Amelia is a two-time Primetime Emmy-nominated Supervising Producer and a Genesis Award-winning producer-director. Over two decades, Amelia has developed, pitched, produced, and directed award-winning content for Discovery, National Geographic, Animal Planet, The History Channel, FremantleMedia, The Smithsonian Channel, A&E, and The Oprah Winfrey Network, in New York, Singapore, Indonesia and Sri Lanka.
She founded Tell2C Productions in 2013, with the desire to continue to utilize her storytelling skills for good. Since then, Amelia has collaborated with FilmAid International and the talented filmmakers of Kakuma Refugee Camp and is proudly on the FilmAid Board. She has worked with UNICEF, ActionAid International and The Gates Foundation to create compelling advocacy films and animations on women's empowerment all over Africa.
In South Sudan, she produced and distributed multi-media content for the United Nations, which featured in Vanity Fair, Discovery, and Global Citizens' social media platforms.
She was a judge for the Reel Impact and IOM Global Migration Film Festival which was in 106 Countries with over 500 screenings, and also worked as a senior consultant for WHO, for their first-ever film festival on "Health For All," which coincided with the 73rd World Health Assembly in May 2020.
Amelia was the Executive Producer for a one-hour Smithsonian Channel special celebrating Indian culture in the US, and most recently a producer for a Discovery special on COVID-19. She is now a judge for the 41st Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards and a proud member of BGDM (Brown Girl Doc Mafia).
Daughters Nyah and Zaeya, her two best productions, are the reason why she decided to take Tell2C to the next level, as an all-female global crew of fiercely talented storytellers for change.