Greenwood Film Festival is excited to kick off the Industry Expo with keynote speaker Markeia Jones. The industry expo will be a time where film professionals, at any stage in their journey, can connect with each other to help further their careers. As the foundation of the festival, the expo will be an atmosphere where people who value ownership and solidarity are able to build valuable relationships.

The keynote, Markeia Jones holds her master’s in film production at Full Sail University, with academic distinction as Cum Laude, and received course director acknowledgment for excellent achievement in Directing Talent and On-set Film Production. She also earned her B.A. in English Arts with a concentration in Cinema Studies from Hampton University.

Highly motivated and empowered, Markeia, as a Production Coordinator and Art Department Coordinator has credits that include BIGGER Season 2 (BET+); Undercover Brother 2 (Universal 1440 ENT), and Ready 2 Love (OWN).