Rory is a documentary filmmaker with a background in nursing. Her work in intensive care, public health, and research in trauma and stress inspired her to impact change through nonfiction storytelling.

She is most interested in filming, editing, and producing character-driven stories that illuminate the truths of our shared human experience. She holds a bachelor’s degree in film from the University of Notre Dame, a master’s degree in nursing from Rush University, and a graduate certificate in documentary filmmaking from George Washington University. Rory currently resides in Chicago with her husband, Nick.


photo courtesy of Souley Oumarou