April Member Host: Diana Matthews, Associate Producer & Distribution Manager at Dream, Girl Film. (And New NYC LP Community Manager)
Diana is the associate producer and distribution director for Dream, Girl, a documentary film showcasing the stories of inspiring and ambitious female entrepreneurs. Her unrelenting passion for feminism and the empowerment of women and girls globally is the guiding force that inspires her to get out of bed every morning. Born and raised in Calgary, Canada, Diana recently moved to New York City and now calls Park Slope, Brooklyn her home. She holds a Master of Journalism from Carleton University and dreams of becoming a screenwriter.
Gin & Tonic
Tea or Coffee?
New York City
I'm lusting after...
A new film project
Most prized possession?
On weekends, I…
Explore the city I love
What's your favorite thing about being a Lady Project member?
The incredible women I meet who inspire and uplift me to chase my dreams. We are limitless and I'm grateful to be a part of a community of such ambitious ladies.
What's the biggest challenge in your industry?
Sexism and discrimination against women and their stories.
What advice would you give someone starting out in your industry that you wish you would have known going in?
Find comfort in the discomfort.
Dream, Girl premiered at the White House in May 2016 and screened over 200 times in 20 different countries. Our Dream, Girl hosts are community-builders, influencers, mentors, and passionate about elevating and empowering women. Bring your tribe together to create invaluable connections with your network and start important conversations about the power of the female economy. When you host a Dream, Girl screening, you’re creating a space for your audience to see themselves as leaders, trailblazing the way for those women to follow their dreams. Learn more: http://dreamgirlfilm.com/