Ilana is a learning designer, content strategist, writer and media producer with a passion for developing educational experiences at the intersection of digital and physical spaces. Her work at Hoot Owl Media is informed by twenty years of developing experiences focused on translating science to story and bringing abstract concepts to life. She has worked as an education researcher, museum exhibit developer, MOOC course developer, executive science editor, and educational media consultant.
She holds a Master's in Environmental Science and Social Ecology from Yale University and a Bachelor's in History and French from Brandeis University. Ilana is fluent in Spanish and French.
Garrett Beazley brings his expertise in video production, podcasts, graphics, animation and branding to Hoot Owl Media. He has worked at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology since 2013, creating video and graphic content for massive open online courses and other media projects.
He has also participated in MIT research projects that involved developing filming practices, designing innovative video-based tools, and developing branding and graphics for educational games.
He holds a BFA in Film & Video from the Massachusetts College of Art.
The Hoot Owl team is supported by a network of talented freelance specialists (including software developers and video crews). This allows us to expand our capacity on an as-needed basis to meet the needs of larger scale projects.
Digital Media Consultation
Multimedia Integration Planning
Pre-Design Concept Development
Digital Media Production