School of Communication
Tanya Spann Roche is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. After working in post-production at Nickelodeon Studios Florida and running the US Department of Justice Multimedia Section, she is now co-owner of Think Speak Act, LLC, a “green” video production company. In 2004, Ms. Roche produced and edited the award-winning documentary “Your Right To Lose,” and currently she edits for two PBS shows, including the Emmy-nominated “My Generation,” as well as “Your Life Calling with Jane Pauley” on the Today Show. She has a BA in film theory from UF and an MFA in film and video production from FSU, and her work has been honored with Telly Awards, CINE Awards and at the TIVA-DC PEER Awards among others.