Institute Speaker/Panelist Bio

Heeya So

Freelance Illustrator & Program Coordinator, GDIGM

Heeya So is a freelance illustrator and the Program Coordinator for the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media. She is responsible for coordinating presentations with industry contacts, business development projects, and maintaining an archive of the institute’s studio engagement history.

She previously held the position of Analyst in the Human Resources department at Fox Entertainment Group, where she honed her skills in studio operations and employee relations.

She holds a bachelors degree in English from UCLA, where her screenwriting studies inspired her interest in representations of gender in media. Her other ongoing projects include painting, illustration, and music.

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