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Cathryna Brown

Visual Communications Associate, Maryland Film Board (
Interdisciplinary Studies, 2007

Cathryna Brown is the Visual Communications Associate for the Maryland Film Office. The Maryland Film Office is the marketing arm of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development responsible for attracting feature film, television, video and commercial production to shoot-on-location in the state of Maryland. Part of a small but powerful team whose goal is to create jobs and make the process of filming in Maryland as easy as possible, some of her responsibilities include managing the locations database, photo editing, scouting, website maintenance, handling sales tax exemptions and more.

Cathryna graduated from UMBC on December 20, 2007 with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Media Marketing and Communications as well as a certificate in Communications and Media Studies. She began working for the film office in January 2008 after working with the New Media Studio and Retirement Living Television Network on the Digital Storytelling Project for a year and a half.