Marlene Shigekawa is a film producer, director, screenwriter and literary author. She has written several scripts in both the drama and thriller genres.


A descendant of a family incarcerated in the Poston Confinement Site, Marlene serves as a Board Member, Project Director and Development Director with the Poston Community Alliance. She has worked in the high-tech world as a management development manager and a project manager for eLearning development. As a Diversity Consultant, she has provided organizational development and training to Fortune 500 companies throughout the U.S. and to educational institutions.


A graduate of the University of California, Riverside, she holds a B.A. in English and a Master’s of Science degree in Counseling from California State University, East Bay.