Karin Williams began her career as a reporter at the Cook Islands News in Rarotonga. She went on to become a producer for film, television and theatre in the USA and Aotearoa. Her work has earned dozens of honours, including five regional Emmys, and her independent films have screened at festivals around the world. Karin served as Development Executive at the NZ Film Commission from 2015-18, working on a wide range of NZ feature films. She is currently producing projects with Pasifika stories for stage and screen.