Niema Jordan | BAVC

Niema Jordan

Niema Jordan

Staff
MediaMaker Fellowship Co-Director
Co-Director of the BAVC MediaMaker Fellowship, Niema Jordan, Headshot. Niema wears purple lip tint, short cropped hair, and a denim jacket, looking directly into the camera, dark background disappearing behind.
Interests 
roaming local trails
randomly quoting rap lyrics
making vision boards
buying more flowers and plants than she needs

Niema Jordan

Staff
MediaMaker Fellowship Co-Director

Niema Jordan is a storyteller from Oakland, California.

She is an alum of Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism and UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. 

Her film, Oasis, tells the story of a struggling medical clinic that treats underserved populations battling Hepatitis C. Her production credits include The Chosen Life, Fatherless, Bobby Kennedy for President, and Vernon Jordan: Make It Plain. She is currently a story producer and the host of the podcast, Fertility, Mothering, and Other Things.
 
Jordan serves on the board of Oakland Kids First. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

As Co-Director of BAVC’s MediaMaker Fellowship, Niema Jordan works to support first and second time documentary filmmakers with the resources and connections necessary for them to thrive in the field.