Jesse Paddock is a digital media producer based in North Carolina, and is currently working as an Associate Producer for Quest. For nearly a decade he has been involved in all manner of visual storytelling, from client-based commercial work to non-profit advocacy pieces to broadcast television, where his credits included story editor on the Emmy-Award winning MADE, among other documentary programs. He has degrees in English and Screen Studies from Clark University, and has studied Comparative Literature at UNC-Chapel Hill as well as documentary narrative techniques at Duke’s Center For Documentary Studies. His writings have appeared in Planet Magazine, Slant Magazine and the Minnesota City Pages. He lives in Carrboro, North Carolina, with his wife and cat.