Arlana aims to give voice to communities whose stories are ignored and exacerbated by oppressive and systemic social and economic structures.
A Georgia transplant, Alloíza fell in love with the city of Chicago, and its struggles, by working with activists, including video editing and interviews.
Joining FSM News West was just an activity Iverson needed for school as part of the promotion requirement. However, in being with FSM for the last 4 years, he has learned more than just new skills in camera and editing.
Howard joined FSM News West in 2014 to get involved in filmmaking because he was more interested in making films/videos than acting in them.
Vashon Jordan Jr.started in the summer of 2017 through the Flash Forward Summer Internship & Fellowship Program.
Qurissy Lopez is a professional photographer, entrepreneur, and aspiring Art Director from the West Side of Chicago.
Simeon is the Founder of Visual Manifesto, LLC and works with Free Spirit PRO team.
Katelyn went through the Chicago Track program and has worked with Free Spirit PRO for about two years.
Creating visual experiences.
Over the past couple of years Cheyenne has been a program mentor for Hoops High, FSM News West & South. Cheyenne is now the Administrative Associate for Free Spirit Media.