Owner + Creative Director
Born and raised in Denver, Michael has had a passion for storytelling his entire life. For over a decade, Michael has been working professionally in the communications and video industry. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Film/Video Production from Regis University in conjunction with Colorado Film School. Michael’s work has been featured on a national scale and been the recipient of numerous awards in the field.
Since moving to Seattle in 2016, Michael has continued to specialize in concept development, video production, and digital media for public and nonprofit organizations creating emotive content to enable their missions.
Digital Media + Paid Advertising Consultant
For nearly a decade, Doug has specialized in providing top agency-level strategy and execution to start-ups, small businesses, and nonprofits in the digital marketing field. His focus on direct response campaigns through a variety of social media platforms have yielded incredible results for his clients.
fter eight years of working with nationwide brands in ad agency environments, Doug transitioned to working with more grassroots organizations. Working in this space has given him the opportunity to affect positive change for his client's missions. Doug always gives honest, insightful assessments to each client's media strategies.
Video Producer + Editor
A former leadership consultant for both the nonprofit and corporate sectors, Teri produces compelling video content with an eye for social and emotional impact. Her unique skillset allows her to craft emotional story content while utilizing her organizational and time management abilities.
With professional experience as a field producer, editor and assistant director, Teri’s work includes short and feature films, reality television and commercial projects. She displays an incredible passion for every project she works on and ensures that each client receives the best possible support and direction.
VP of Business Development + Operations
Dana's background runs the gamut of social impact from communications and high-level strategic planning to affordable housing development and city planning. Throughout her work, she brings a vigorous passion for authentic engagement and a results-oriented approach. Dana is motivated by the opportunity to help clients execute their missions more successfully.
Dana graduated Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Urban Studies. She enjoys seeking out great restaurants, quality time with her husband and fur baby, as well as exploring her new Seattle stomping grounds.
Fundraising + Marketing Consultant
For the past ten years, Talia has served as an ambassador for nonprofits and arts organizations providing development and marketing support. She excels at guiding teams toward successful collaborations, working to showcase organizations through compelling and creative storytelling as well as experiential marketing.
Talia’s external relations approach is rooted in analysis and creative risk-taking in the pursuit of a deeper connection with long-term supporters and creating access points to new friends. She is inspired by her work in advancing the missions of organizations and individuals who do good in the world.
Frazer has been working as a cinematographer with clients all over the world for over nine years. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies and Production from the University of Denver. He specializes in commercial and documentary production with his work being showcased internationally.
Frazer is a four-time Telly Award winner for producing outstanding online video content. He's worked with large brands to nonprofits but every project revolves around his passion for storytelling and creating the best possible imagery. He's been working with 6162 for the last five years and he's an invaluable member of our team.