Susan Brinton has over three decades of senior level management experience in Canadian film, TV and digital media policy and industry analysis and is nationally respected as a senior media consultant. Her expertise encompasses both the private sector broadcasting industry and the independent production and public funding sectors.
Susan is a founding member of Women in Film + Television Vancouver (WIFTV) and has been a vital leader in many of WIFTV's successful advocacy initiatives. She also currently sits on the Board of Directors for Women in Film and Television International (WIFTI) and works to
empower and promote women and strives to address gender parity and equal opportunity in the film, television and digital media industries .
Susan Brinton has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree and a Master’s degree in Communications from Simon Fraser University.
She is a senior business and policy consultant for creative organizations in BC and Canada including the Canadian Media Producers Association, Creative BC, Music BC, the Documentary Organization of Canada, Telefilm Canada and the Canada Media Fund.