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Jade Kent

Jade Kent, of the regional film office Film Bay of Plenty, where she serves as a pivotal figure in connecting people, organising resources, and fostering community engagement within the regional film industry. 

As a people connector, Jade finds joy in building meaningful relationships and facilitating collaborations that support the growth and development of the local and national screen community. With her resourcefulness and keen organizational skills, she ensures that projects run smoothly and efficiently, from conception to completion. 

Driven by a lifelong love of learning, Jade dedicates herself to staying informed about the latest trends and developments in the film industry, always seeking new opportunities for professional and personal growth. Her commitment to continuous learning enriches her own skills and enables her to provide valuable insights and support to those she works with. 

Jade is on her own Reo journey and advocates for te Reo me ngā tikanga Māori, recognising the importance of honouring and preserving indigenous culture within the screen industry and beyond. Through her work, she strives to promote cultural diversity and inclusivity, creating a welcoming and respectful environment for all. 

With her dynamic blend of skills, passion, and dedication, she wants to play a vital role in shaping the success and vibrancy of the regional and national screen industry, aiming to leave a lasting impact on the community she serves.