GINA CHARBONNET, PRODUCER
Gina Charbonnet, industry veteran and visionary producer, is the owner of GeChar, an Entertainment and Production Agency. GeChar is the Executive Producer of the ESSENCE Music Festival’s Empowerment Experience, which features conversations from influential leaders, artists and innovators ranging from media to politics. Charbonnet is also Coordinating Producer of several entertainment events for such political powerhouses as the NAACP and the National Democratic Committee.
Charbonnet’s film and video credits include Associate Producer of the acclaimed Faubourg Treme Documentary, Supervising Producer of David Talbert’s Soul Theatre Series, Eve’s Bayou, War Zone II, Fait Accompli, Orleans, and music videos for Mystikal and John Boutté. Charbonnet is an Associate Professor in the University of Southern Mississippi’s Entertainment Industry Program.