Taira joined Reel Grrls in 2017 as a volunteer and intern. She is excited to be Program Coordinator and work to bring accessible programming to more youth. She believes filmmaking and storytelling are powerful tools that can be used to create change and wants to see more opportunities for womxn, grrls, and feminist to support each other in and outside of the film industry. Taira holds a degree in Video Production from the Art Institute of Seattle. In her free time, she enjoys gardening and laughing.