Amy Oden currently works at PBS’s Maryland Public Television, where she sheds light on a variety of social and scientific topics, including the Baltimore uprising, fracking, mass incarceration, and the opioid crisis. Her most recent independent short, “Lipstick and Leather” is currently in the festival circuit. She is also finishing her third independent documentary, “Calasag”, which is fiscally sponsored by the International Documentary Association, and was granted a fellowship in the Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund at Johns Hopkins. Amy holds BA in Journalism from the University of Maryland, and an MA in Gender and Media from George Washington University. Her work has won Communicator Emmy, Davey, and W3 Awards.