Amy Simoes is a local filmmaker, journalist, and actress currently enrolled in Creative Communications at Red River College (RRC). After working in the film industry for eight years, Simoes now has her sights on television, ready to explore a new direction in her career.

At RRC, Simoes worked as an Arts and Culture Intern Editor for The Projector, publishing seven stories and volunteered as a Host on Red River Radio. In spring 2013, Simoes was awarded a Women in Media Foundation Award from the National Screen Institute and a Best on Camera Performance of the Year Award at the Creative Communications Media Awards.

With a background in social media, public relations, advertising, and graphic design, Simoes is passionate about storytelling and expanding new perspectives of how different people live and what they live for.