Colleen graduated from Northwestern University in 2016, where she majored in Middle East and North African Studies. She has studied and filmed in Jordan, Morocco, and Tunisia, and has also filmed in Palestine. Her latest film, a portrait of a recently-resettled Syrian refugee family in Chicago, premiered as an Editor’s Pick on the Atlantic is part of POV’s 2017 season premiere. Since moving to NYC last year, she has worked with POV and Jigsaw Productions. She currently works for Jessica Devaney’s production company Multitude Films, and freelances as an editor and documentary screener.