Tiffany Gist

Tiffany Gist

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Tiffany Gist is a seasoned artistic scholar and gifted storyteller both in front of and behind the camera. Although a native of St. Louis, MO, she has traveled the world serving both the academic and professional creative communities everywhere from Russia to West Africa. She holds a  Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts from Alabama State University, as well as a Master of Fine Arts in Acting and Graduate Certificate in African  American Theatre from the University of Louisville. She also holds a Master of Arts in Education and Leadership and has taught in both the United  States and Central America as a Professor of Acting, Directing, Cultural  Diversity in Performance, as well as Cinematic Ethics, Equity, and  Inclusion.  

In addition to her work as an educator, Tiffany is also an emerging producer, director, writer, and actor for both stage and screen. She continues to coach professional actors privately and on-set for shows on  Fox, BET, CBS, Disney, HBO, Netflix, and numerous feature films. As an esteemed George Lucas Scholar, she produced short documentary  DRIVEN, which was selected for the GSA BAFTA Awards Shortlist. Most recently, she earned both her Master of Fine Arts in Film and Television  Production and Graduate Certificate in Business of Entertainment at USC  School of Cinematic Arts. 

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