Contest Winner: ISA's Fast Track, Melissa Birks (ISA Sponsored)

Posted: Jul 1, 2015 Hosted By: Max Timm Guest: Melissa Birks

The ISA’s inaugural Fast Track Mentorship Program chose two writers to participate in meetings with six industry executives, Melissa Birks was one of the writers chosen with her project, Uncaged – a thriller set in the 19th century and touted as a light origin story of Jack The Ripper. Melissa has worked as a journalist for many years, spending her time traveling to multiple American cities, mostly small, un-urban locations to follow up on local mysteries, archaeological discoveries, and then some. She has lead a fascinating life thus far and is looking forward to a successful move into the world of screenwriting.