Iyabo Boyd is an independent film producer, writer, and director working in documentary and fiction. She was a 2018 Sundance Screenwriting Intensive participant for a fiction script in development, as well as a 2016 Sundance Creative Producers Fellow and a 2016 Impact Partners Creative Producers Fellow. Iyabo produced the feature documentary For Ahkeem which had its international premiere at the 2017 Berlin International Film Festival, and its US premiere at the 2017 Tribeca International Film Festival. She co-wrote and directed the short fiction film Forever Ally, which premiered at the Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival in 2015. Iyabo is the founder of Feedback Loop, a documentary consulting firm, and started the Brown Girls Doc Mafia, a collective for women filmmakers of color working in documentary, which has over 1,700 members globally. Originally from Denver, she graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts with a BA in Film & Television, and lives in Brooklyn, NY.