Reel Green Sustainability Lead
Smiely Khurana is the Reel Green™ Sustainability Lead at Creative BC, supporting and connecting Reel Green’s expanding community of engagement. She has showcased this through the implementation of Reel Green’s strategic plan, deepening industry’s expertise and use of the tools, further transforming production practices through the Clean Energy municipal collaboration, and work to help industry transition to a circular economy. With a background in Motion Picture Arts and business, Smiely has worked on a number of productions in several different positions such as producer assistant, accounting, digital marketing and film promotion, and most recently as a sustainability coordinator. Throughout the years, Smiely's passion and involvement in environmental sustainability has allowed her to lead discussions, workshops and keynotes at universities, festivals, at the Sustainable Production Forum, and host a successful podcast focused on environmental sustainability.