New Mexico Film Works: March 16, 2016

New Mexico Film Works - March 16, 2016

Shad Adair, Founding Partner Shadmeister Producer/Writer/Actor

Shad is a producer, writer and actor based out of Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is featured in a number of films including: Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Gold (2016) and The Space Between Us (2016). Detailed credits can be found at or

Shad also currently serves as the Chairman for Albuquerque SCORE Chapter 0067 where he champions economic development issues and personally mentors a variety of small businesses.

As an entrepreneur and investor he serves on the advisory board of enterprise software and services firms providing perspective on sales enablement and growth strategies. He serves as an advisor to the following organizations:; Univ. of New Mexico School of Business Venture Program; CNM STEMulus Ignite Accelerator Program; ABQ SCORE Small Business Administration; & Corporate Fellow CMU Information Management Institute.

Lisa Lucas

Lisa Lucas is a writer/producer/actor and The Senior Manager of Production at the New Mexico Film Office. She graduated from Bowdoin College with a degree in French Literature and Theater Arts. For the last 18 years, Lisa has produced and written over 30 TV series which include the popular ABC series The Bachelorette, Work of Art on Bravo and the Emmy winning My 1st Time on NBC. Most recently, she was a producer on the award winning feature documentary, A Thousand Voices, which debuted on PBS in February, and is still playing in many film festivals across the country.  She is an Executive Producer and principal partner in the Santa Fe based production company, Noel Jehuda Productions, (which just partnered with Warner Bros. to develop a docu-series in 2015/16), creates reality and scripted TV series, web series as well as short films and independent and documentary features.