Yasmine Harrison

P.O. BOX 413
Lithonia, GA 30058  

 
Director, Writer, Script Consultant, Urban Fiction Writer, Playwright
 
I have four years of experience working in the film industry as a production assistant. I have written short stories and have four self-published novels. Majority of my professional career has been, Management in the customer service field. I have directed a music video, been casted for several stage plays and a television series. I have written and produced five stage plays and casted for other stage plays and short films.

 
Skills
Creative Writing, Screenplay Writer, Editor, Visual Storytelling, Casting Director, Playwright
 
Software: Final Draft 9, All Microsoft Software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Twine, Mac OS, Adobe Photoshop, Go Pro Studio, Vital Source Bookshelf

 
Accomplishments
 

  • Nominated for Break-Out Author of the Year and Best Female Author by AAMBC 2010, 2011, 2015

  • Nominated as Best Playwright by Hottest of Atlanta 2012, 2013, 2014

  • Chief Editor, Georgia Power Customer Care Center Newsletter, 2014-2015

  • Member, Black Women in Film Network 2015-present

  • Inducted as a member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars 

 
Work Experience
 
Atlanta Film Society, Atlanta, GA 08/2016– Present
Script Analyst

  • Responsible for reviewing and analyzing script submissions for film festival.

  • Organize and communicate with screening committees

  • Assists in maintaining and updating website

  • Maintains presence of the web, including updating social media

  • Writing basic event announcements

 
Georgia Power, McDonough, GA 03/2013– 07/2016
Customer Service Consultant

  • Via incoming calls assisted customers with billing, new service, market new products, provided a first call resolution.

  • Managed and updated customer accounts

  • Communicated with customers and other departments via email

 

Rich Soil Productions, Atlanta, GA 01/2006- Present
Playwright and Director

  • Responsible for managing and scheduling productions.

  • Market productions

  • Maintain social media sites

  • Responsible for casting

 
Education
 
Full Sail University, Master of Fine Arts, in Creative Writing 
Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA
Bachelor of Arts, in Sociology and Anthropology 
Associate of Arts Management