Vanessa Serrao, Filmmaker
As Executive Producer of Impact Media at the National Geographic Society, Serrao specializes in telling stories about science, culture, and the intersection of the two. Her work has helped to raise millions for wildlife conservation, influenced communities to stop poaching, and made complex scientific concepts accessible to a worldwide audience. Her B.S. in Entomology with a concentration in Wildlife Conservation, and her MFA in Science and Natural History Filmmaking led to producing content for Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Animal Planet, The Science Channel, National Fish & Wildlife Foundation, and the Jane Goodall Institute.