Senior Development Consultant

Jenny Slattery


Jenny Slattery is a Senior Development Consultant at BAVC Media, where she collaborates with the Development Team and BAVC Media leadership to build new and existing partnerships with institutional and individual funders.

Jenny is the co-founder of Early Bird Films, which advances promising films through consultation with emerging, independent documentary and narrative filmmakers. Previously, Jenny was the Associate Director of Foundations and Artist Development at SFFILM and has served as a fundraising and artist development consultant to SFFILM, ITVS, Group Nine Media, the New Orleans Film Society, and Working Films, among many other organizations.

She has served as a mentor and advisor for BAVC Media and SFFILM’s FilmHouse residency program, and a juror for the New Orleans Film Society, Indie Grits Film Festival, and Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival. She is a producer on HELEN: a documentary feature in post-production; and a consulting producer on two documentary features currently in production.

When she’s not at work, Jenny enjoys disappearing into audiobooks, jigsaw puzzles, and incessantly petting her dog Bruno.