Yvonne Leach is a film & video maker who enjoys writing, producing and directing a wide range of work from documentary to experimental to educational to dramatic. Her independent projects have received funding from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and the Philadelphia Independent Film/Video Association, and her latest documentary, a sponosored project, received funding from the William Penn Foundation, Women`s Way, Cigna and others. She has been a recipient of a Pennsylvania Media Arts Scriptwriting Fellowship and has had her work distributed through the University of California Extension. She has been teaching full-time since 1985 and at Drexel University since 1988. Along with creating her own work, Yvonne enjoys brainstorming with students about their work and helping them develop their own visions and styles to create meaningful projects.