Michelle Grady is Senior Vice President of Production for Sony Pictures Imageworks, responsible for overseeing all projects in production and managing the studios’ growing roster of more than 800 visual effects and animation artists.
Michelle has spent 23 years in the Visual Effects and Post-production industry in Vancouver, where her career grew alongside the expanding film production business in the city.
She joined Imageworks from the visual effects studio MPC, where she served as head of film, managing many projects including SUICIDE SQUAD (Warner Bros.), BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE (Warner Bros.), GODZILLA (Warner Bros.), MALEFICENT (Disney) and the Academy Award®-winning LIFE OF PI (Fox).
Prior to MPC, Grady was Vice President and General Manager at Technicolor, overseeing the film laboratory, digital post production and VFX divisions.
Michelle is an Executive Board Member of the Motion Picture Production Industry Association of BC (MPPIA), sits on the Board of Creative BC, is an Executive member of Women in Animation, Vancouver and is Co-Chair of the Canadian Media Producers Association’s (CMPA-BC) VFX and Animation Talent Committee.