Jenn Lee* is a writer and film producer based in SF Bay Area who focuses on underrepresented stories. Her films include award-winning shorts Faithful and Long Haul. She produced Jane and Emma, a feature-length narrative now available on Amazon, iTunes, and other platforms. Bomberos, a hybrid feature about young firefighters in Nicaragua, is currently in production.
Beginning in 2001, with helping to start a micro-loan program for women in southern China, she has engaged in gender-balancing work. In graduate school, she explored race and gender discourses in religion, ethnographic methods, and sex ratio disparities in China and India. In the nonprofit world, Jenn Lee served on the Board of Directors for the YMCA and Cardea Center for Women. She has received awards from The Asia Institute, American Association of Geographers, East China Normal University, and Social Science Research Council.