Vashti Henriques has a multicultural heritage of Jamaican, Chinese and European ancestry that has provided her with numerous opportunities to travel throughout her life and has led her on a path of creativity and discovery. As a teenager, Vashti hitchhiked around the world in what turned out to be an adventure made for the movies. Her love for the film industry began when she produced a short documentary for Montgomery Community Cable Television called the Docent. Over the years she has developed and maintained a special interest in producing independent films and has held several production positions, running the gauntlet from associate producer, producer, to executive producer. She is currently working on film projects in both pre production and post production stages.
Ms. Henriques holds a Masters Degree in Business from John Hopkins University utilizing her knowledge as an international consultant and film advisor for such organizations as the Jamaica Film Commission and Ermitage S.R.L., France. Her national and international entertainment and business affiliations have provided a wealth of knowledge, experience, resources, and contacts that have proven to be of immeasurable benefit in her various positions.. She is also an Associate Producer/Film Consultant with the Washington – based International Diversity Movie Market .