Tracy Rector is the Managing Director, Storytelling, at Nia Tero. Her passion is in amplifying and uplift Indigenous and other BIPOC creatives. She has two decades of experience as a community organizer, educator, filmmaker, film programmer, and arts curator, all infused with her deep roots in plant medicine. For the last 20+ years she has directed and produced over 400 films including shorts, features, music videos, and virtual reality projects. Her work has been featured on Independent Lens, ImagineNative, Sundance, and the Smithsonian’s Museum of the American Indian, as well as at international film festivals including Cannes and Toronto. Tracy sits on the boards of Working Films and The Flaherty.