Preetam Nayak is a filmmaker with a focus on gender equality and social justice. Preetam aims to encourage dialogue and foster change through producing and community engagement. Preetam has worked for companies like Viacom, Emmis Communications and Starz Networks. She worked on productions including Orange is the New Black, Law and Order S.V.U., Madame Secretary, the Blacklist, and a handful of other titles as a production assistant and background actor. Currently, she works as a producer for Spectrum News North Carolina. Preetam obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Television from Brooklyn College. She then moved on to the University of North Carolina where she earned her Master’s in Creative Producing at the School of Filmmaking.