Locsi Ferra: Campaign Director

Locsi Ferra is a prolific network builder who has dedicated 16 years to advancing equality and social good causes around the world. She has served as Director of Distribution, Campaigns and Strategic Partnerships at ITVS, where she produced several high impact engagement campaigns for films including Half the Sky, A Path Appears, and Ted Talks on PBS. Locsi is an expert creator of multi-platform media initiatives using film as a tool for social change. She led Women and Girls Lead, a multi-year initiative reaching 59 million viewers in the United States, which scaled into a global program mobilizing communities in 5 social change countries. She is an established audience engagement professional and social impact entrepreneur with a successful track record for large-scale and community-based projects with Amnesty International USA, La Casa de las Madres, in addition to international experience with UNPFA Nepal, and Paz Y Desarollo Vietnam. She recently completed her tenure as Head of Impact at entertainment company Level Forward, and is now consulting on special projects focused on inclusion in entertainment, gender equality and non-profit alliances. Locsi holds a Bachelors degree in International Relations from San Francisco State University and Masters Degree in Gender and International Development from the Institute of Development Studies at University of Sussex, UK.