Gov. Perry Names Page Director of Texas Film Commission
Austin, Texas - Gov. Rick Perry has named Heather Page of Austin Director of the Texas Film Commission. The commission supports Texas' growing and diverse media industries, and helps increase Texas' competitive position worldwide as a production destination.
Page is an accomplished motion picture camerawoman, having worked on major feature films and television shows such as "Revenge", "Friday Night Lights", "Armageddon" and "The Green Mile". She is a former workforce training administrator for the Texas Film Commission, where she helped implement the Workforce Training Program created in 2007 by the Texas Legislature. She is a board member of the Society of Camera Operators, chair of the International Cinematographers Guild Scholarship Fund and co-founder and director of Beyond the Lights Celebrity Golf Classic.
Page received a bachelor's degree in cinema from Denison University, a master's degree in cinema studies from New York University, and a certificate in graduate cinematography studies from the American Film Institute.