Ianeta Le'i

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Senior Manager for the Indigenous Program at Sundance Institute, Ianeta's focus is to identify and support emerging Indigenous filmmakers and their stories from across the U.S. and globally. She also manages the implementation of the Native Filmmakers Lab, FullCircle Fellowship, and the Merata Mita Fellowship, as well as facilitates outreach and engagement efforts. 

Raised in Waialua, Hawai'i, she previously worked at Pacific Islanders in Communications, managing non-fiction programs and content for public broadcast. 

Ianeta is a graduate of Brigham Young University with a degree in sociology, minor in communications,and received her Master of Public Administration degree from Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management.