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Madelyn Dorta

Madelyn Dorta

Introduce yourself to our audience. Tell us who you are and what you are currently focused on.

My name is Madelyn Dorta. I am a multimedia creator, producer, and storyteller. I have my own multimedia production studio called Wrightwood Studios. My focus is on creating epic works of fictions as well as growing my commercial client base and serving them with podcast, video, and streaming services.

Tell us about your favorite Ellevate Network memory or success story. Why are you a member?

I'm currently working on creating a memoire!

I'm a member of Ellevate to network with more professional badass women who I am learn from and connect with.

How would you define your professional mission?

To create authentic, diverse, compelling stories that connect with a diverse audience. To create stories that help marginalized people and unrepresented communities feel seen, heard, and understood.

What qualities does it take for someone to be successful in your line of work?

Persistence and adaptability. Both are necessary in order to keep growing as a creator.

Who are your role models?

My creative roles model are Issa Rae, America Ferrera, and Mindy Kaling. Three women of color who broke glass ceilings and never stopped after their setbacks.

What is your morning ritual?

My mornings usually starts with cafecito, a bowl of oatmeal, and my mediation podcast.

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