Tashara Lee Johnson

Chief Operations Officer, The LAB

Tashara-Lee Johnson is an experienced Film Producer with a demonstrated history of working in Advertising and Media Production. She is the Chief Operating Officer of The LAB and has been with the company full time for over 4 years. In her role, Tashara-Lee manages the day to day operations and plays a key role in the strategic growth of the Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Media & Communication with a minor in International Relations from The University of the West Indies (Mona), and has completed a course in Leadership at the Jack Welch Management Institute. Having served primarily in production management roles in previous jobs, Tashara-Lee has extensive international experience with campaigns, commercials, feature films, and documentaries. Some of these include “King of the Dancehall” by Nick Cannon, “Hooked” by Max Emerson, “Flight” by Kia Moses, and “OTR II” by Beyonce and Jay-Z. She recently represented Jamaica at the Black Women Film Network Festival (Atlanta), Cannes Film Festival (France) and The American Black Film Festival (Miami) as the producer of “Flight” which copped several top awards. Over the last year, she has also expanded her skillset veering into teaching as a project lecturer for CARIMAC and the OECS’ joint Script Writing and Film Production Programme.