Originally a native of New Paltz, New York, Dakota fell in love with television development while pursuing her B.A. in TV/Film at DeSales University. She completed an internship with ASR Media as a Production Intern and was thrilled to officially join the team following her graduation in May 2018.
For the past two years, Dakota has been a Jury Member for the New York International Screenplay Awards (NYISA) and frequently creates short films with her friends and local talent of the Lehigh Valley. She recently joined as a reader for the Screenplay Reading Committee for the 2020 Atlanta Film Festival. When she’s not producing or editing Unscripted With Russo Dakota loves to write, interact with any kind of animal, and sing while playing her piano.