Elise Welch - Associate Producer
Elise is an administrator/advisor for interdisciplinary honors programs at USC, and holds a master’s degree in Public Diplomacy from USC Annenberg, where she studied the intersection of social psychology and cultural diplomacy. She also works with #CultureFix, an organization and global network of creatives that promotes and cultivates social change through the arts.
Jesi Nelson - AFL Theme Music Composer
Jesi Nelson is a Los Angeles based composer for film & media, conductor and orchestrator. In 2017, she was selected as one of 6 composers to participate in the highly competitive Sundance Institute Music and Sound Design Labs at Skywalker Sound. As a result, she scored the award winning film JINN, which made its premiere at this year's SXSW to great acclaim, with a theatrical and nationwide release later in the year. She was also the recipient of the Sundance Institute/Time Warner Foundation grant and was chosen to write the music for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival trailer played before each screening.
Meaghan Cafferty - AFL Graphic Designer
Meaghan is an Atlanta-based designer specializing in brand strategy and identity design. She graduated from Penn State's design program in 2015 and gained experience both in-house and at agencies before branching out on her own in 2018. Outside the studio, you can find her hunting down live music, good typography, and perfectly crafted Moscow Mules.
Lexi Pappas - Contributing Writer