Merit Jensen-Carr (Winnipeg)

Merit is the founder of Merit Motion Pictures and the Executive Producer of all shows produced by the company. She has been involved in the television industry for more than  20 years and, under her leadership, MMP has produced and executive produced a wide slate of international award-winning documentary programs, series and theatrical films.

Career highlights include executive producing the 65-part Gemini award-winning series Recreating Eden, which is now broadcast around the world; One Ocean and One Ocean Interactive, a 4-part series and interactive website about the life of the ocean co-produced with the CBC’s The Nature of Things and National Geographic International; and the debut of her theatrical film TuTuMUCH, a feature documentary about young ballet dancers co-produced with the International Emmy Award winner Vonnie Von Helmolt.