Director of Recruiting
Sony Pictures Animation
Jana has been the Director of Recruiting for Sony Pictures Animation since 2003. She is responsible for recruiting story artists, character artists, visual development artists and layout artists to work with Sony Pictures Animation.
In addition, she handles the software development recruiting for fellow Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment company Sony Pictures Imageworks.
Jana was previously Director of Recruiting for Big Idea Productions, where she was tasked with recruiting a full crew for the company’s first animated feature. She has helped build DreamWorks Animation as the Head of Recruiting and was instrumental in establishing the studio and staffing several movies during her tenure.
Her animation career began at Warner Bros. Television Animation, where she was Manager of Human Resources.