A proud native of Harlem NY, Michelle Major has worked in television and film for more than 15 years. She began her career working with Barbara Walters, then as a member of the producing team for Peter Jennings' acclaimed documentary, The Century, and ABC’s Good Morning America. Major has a BA in Psychology and Film Studies from Columbia University and a Masters in General Psychology from The New School for Social Research. Venus and Serena is her feature directorial debut.
Maiken Baird is an independent documentary filmmaker who specializes in international and political affairs. Baird began her documentary career at ABC News as a researcher for Peter Jennings News Specials. Since then, she has produced a number of highly acclaimed feature documentaries including, Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer and Chicago 10. Baird holds a Masters degree in International Relations in Political Science from Stanford University and a BA in Political Science from Columbia University. Venus and Serena is her feature directorial debut.