Rachel Klein

Rachel is a multiple Primetime Emmy® and Producers Guild Awards nominated producer/director and CEO of Fire Starter Studios. Most recently, she produced and directed a series of 67 documentaries for the National Endowment for the Arts titled National Endowment for the Arts: United States of Arts.

Rachel is a former partner is Solaris Entertainment (Warrior, Pride and Glory) and former President of Praxis Films (Spring 1941), the US division of International film company Praxis Entertainment.  She started her career in sports with giants such as HBO, Showtime, UFC, Fox, and ESPN. Her passion in the genre created a natural path to documentary filmmaking, producing films such as the highly acclaimed documentaries 30 for 30: The Fab Five (ESPN), 30 Days in May (Showtime), and 7 seasons of the docu-series UFC Primetime (FOX). Rachel is a former member of the National Board of Directors of the Producers Guild of America, creator and current Co-Chair of the Produced by Conference for the PGA and a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.