Jocelyn has been editing professionally for 15 years. She received an MFA in Film Editing from the American Film Institute in 2005. During her time at AFI she worked with Oliver Stone and Gary Oldman.
She was nominated for an ACE student editing award as well as a Key Art Award and was the recipient of the Hollywood Foreign Press “Achievement in Editing” scholarship in 2004. After graduation she went on to edit award-winning theatrical trailer campaigns for Creative Domain and Trailer Park in Los Angeles. Her campaigns include Spider-Man 2, Spirited Away, Diary of a Mad Black Woman, March of the Penguins, The Polar Express, The Aviator, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Akeelah and the Bee, Kinsey, and many more.
In 2006 she left trailer editing to tackle the world of television. Since 2006 she has edited over 125 episodes of Television, including Paranormal State, The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Flip That House, Garage Brothers, Buying Alaska, & Buying the Rockies to name just a few.
She had her first book “Editing, The Art of Digital Storytelling” published in 2014. She is currently working on the second Edition.
Last year she finished editing a documentary that was shot in Armenia in 2014 and her most recent documentary “The Human Element” that she directed in Thailand won the Award of Merit at the Impact Doc Awards. She also edited and was lead post-production on an 8 camera concerts for The Wonder Years.
Last but not least, beyond teaching editing and post-production at Drexel she runs a non-profit called Redeeming Waters International that brings food, clean water, and medical supplies to Africa and Haiti, while also continuing to edit on a freelance basis for television production companies in NY, LA, and DC. Throughout all of her work, she has managed to remain an “avid” snowboarder & horseback rider, occasional farmer, and mother to two teenage boys!
Tom Quinn is an award-winning writer/director based outside of Philadelphia. He is a Gotham and Independent Spirit Award nominee for his film THE NEW YEAR PARADE, which won the Grand Jury Prize at Slamdance and screened at over 40 festival and venues internationally.
Tom was listed one of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film by FILMMAKER MAGAZINE and one of the Ten Young Writer-Directors to Watch by MOVIEMAKER. He was a VFX producer at DIVE on LAWLESS, SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED, and THE CHERNOBYL DIARIES. He current project, THE ASSUMPTION, was recently selected for IFP’s Emerging Narrative program.
Nick is an award-winning video production and multimedia professional with over 8 years of hands-on experience across multiple industries. He has produced and edited videos for clients such as Johnson & Johnson, Merk, AstraZeneca, SAP, and Quaker Oats as well as the James A. Michener Art Museum, GENYOUth Foundation, and National Football League.
He recieved a BA in Film & Media Arts from Temple University and a MA in Media Studies with a focus in Film & Video from The New School for Public Engagement.