Karlina has 20+ years of experience in domestic and international media            production, with a career focus on educational programming for children

      and families. She began her career as a producer’s assistant at Cinetel

      Filmsin Los Angeles in 1996. In 1998, she relocated to New York City 

      where she spent eight years in the International Production Department

      of Sesame Workshop. In 2005,​ Karlina returned to her native New

      England where she became a consulting producer for the Cambodian

      Educational Media Initiative (CEMI), a partnership between WGBH

      and the global NGO World Education. Her work with CEMI includes 

      producing Cambodian versions of “Sesame Street” and “Peep and

      the Big Wide World.” 

      In recent years, Karlina has turned her focus to documentary and feature

      film production. Recent credits include “Angkor’s Children” (2014)

      and the award-winning films “Only Daughter” (2013) and

      “The Heroin Effect” (2017). Karlina also serves on the New Hampshire

      State Film Commission and the World Education Bantwana Advisory

      Board. In 2018, she travelled with World Education to Eswatini to

      produce testimonials featuring girls who participated in the

      DREAMS Program. She received a Boston/New England Emmy

      for her work on the Granite State Children's Alliance child abuse 

      awareness PSA in 2014.