About Habitat Media
HABITAT MEDIA Pacific Northwest Office
4227 SE Mitchell St. Portland, OR 97206
HABITAT MEDIA California Office
5732 Colton Blvd. Oakland, CA 94611
Follow us on Twitter: @habitatmedia
Habitat Media is a 501(c)(3) non-profit production group specializing in media for a mass audience that inspire their involvement in making positive change. Our landmark documentaries examine seemingly overwhelming problems, social and environmental, that are solved when "ordinary people" do their part.
Steve Cowan - Director, Producer
Since founding the production group in 1992 Steve has overseen the production of several award-winning films including two prime-time PBS Specials, Empty Oceans Empty Nets and Farming the Seas. As the Executive Director of Habitat Media he is actively involved in all of our organizational operations.
Barry Schienberg - Director of Photography, Co-Producer
Awarded as both cameraman and editor, Barry Schienberg has produced corporate, educational and broadcast television programs for over 25 years. His broadcast work has been viewed on The Discovery Channel, PBS, A&E, CNN, Fox, and MTV. In addition to co-producing, directing cinematography and overseeing on-line edits for Habitat Media, Barry has worked as Director of Photography and Producer on Harvest of Sorrow, Ancient Sea Turtles: Stranded in a Modern World, and Pity the Pilot Whale. Barry directs photography, is our principal camera and on-line editor and helps with script development.
Bethany Hornthal - Co-Producer
Bethany has been a communications strategist, video producer, and fundraising/development advisor for over 25 years, working with profits and non-profits including University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Quantum Leap Healthcare Collaborative and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs.
Cameron Harrison - Co-Producer/Editor
Cameron Harrison has been producing videos ranging from commercials, to short films, to documentaries since high school (over 15 years). After many years struggling as a freelancer, he's happy to find a home at Habitat Media where he can fuse his two passions, filmmaking and political/enviromental activism.
Board of Directors
* Our Board membership is currently in transition, new members to be added over the next several months.
Steve Cowan Director of Habitat Media, Portland, OR
Astrid Scholz President of Ecotrust Portland, OR
Kelly Jones President of Kelly Jones Investment Services, Larkspur, CA