A hotel housekeeper from the Dominican Republic, Carmen Castillo, has won a City Council seat in Providence, RI, taking her advocacy for low-income workers from the margins to city politics.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Margo Guernsey, director of Councilwoman, is a documentary filmmaker based in Boston. Guernsey has worked as a Producer at WPBT2, Miamiâ€™s PBS Station, as a professional fundraiser and communications director for two different non-profits, and as a union organizer. She is bilingual Spanish/English. Guernsey founded Time Travel Productions in 2012. She holds an MFA from the University of Miami and a BA from Brown University. Councilwoman is her directorial debut.