As a veteran entertainment industry executive, Raelynn has helped guide the emergence of Louisiana as a film industry leader.
She is co-founder of Loop Garou Entertainment, a full-service film production company offering financing, producing, production services and tax credit brokering. Loop Garou Entertainment has traded more than $120 million in tax credits for Motion Picture, New Market and Historic tax credit projects. Among the film projects are major releases including Django Unchained, Battleship, Contraband, Cirque du Freak, Deja Vu, Leatherheads and The Skeleton Key.
Raelynn is a long-time board member and leader of the New Orleans Film Society, which produces the New Orleans Film Festival, having served as President, Vice-President and Secretary. While President of the Board of Directors, she implemented key strategies, partnerships and programs that changed the face of the organization putting the festival on a list of top 25 film festivals in the U.S. She is also a Co-founder of the Louisiana chapter of WIFT, Women in Film and Television, the international, professional organization for women, and served as the Vice-President of the Board of Directors. Raelynn currently holds a seat on the Executive Board of Louisiana Film and Entertainment Association, LFEA, the professional trade association created to grow the entertainment industry in Louisiana and serves as the Fundraising and Communications Chair where she successfully managed a Kickstarter Campaign to fund an economic impact study on the impact of the film industry in Louisiana raising $60,000 in 60 days.
Raelynn began her career as a Producer and went on to launch Jimmy Kimmel Live, the first live, late-night television show for ABC. She continues to produce for the show when on location.