About Us

One of the many FLPI lunches with (from left to right) Bridgett’s daughter Chelsea, Bridgett, Paul Bartishevich, Jon Hilton (our awesome audio producer), and Erika

One of the many FLPI lunches with (from left to right) Bridgett’s daughter Chelsea, Bridgett, Paul Bartishevich, Jon Hilton (our awesome audio producer), and Erika

Bridgett Ennis spent more than 13 years at Finger Lakes Productions International (FLPI), creating scientific and environmental media for the general public. She served as Project Manager for the nationally-distributed daily radio and podcast series Our Ocean World and MicrobeWorld. As a Vice President for FLPI, Bridgett also oversaw all organizational and financial aspects of business operations including human resources and contract management with corporations, foundations, and government agencies such as Nestlé Purina, the American Society for Microbiology, and Florida Department of Environmental Protection. She is an avid gardener and loves hiking through the Finger Lakes.

 

Erika Street Hopman is a writer, producer, and video director whose films have been broadcast nationally and internationally. She began her career at the Emmy Award-winning studio, Log In Productions, where she gained experience working on documentaries that address a need for social change. At Finger Lakes Productions International, she served as Project Manager and writer for the nationally-distributed radio series The EnvironMinute and Animal Instincts, as well as The Everglades Radio Network, a 24-hour stream of programming produced for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, and heard along Alligator Alley in Florida. Erika holds a BA in Biology from Cornell University and the MFA in Film Production from Boston University. She enjoys gardening, kayaking, and is a former member of the Board of Directors for the Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex.