monterey media inc.
Quality Award Winning Programming since 1979
As monterey media's CFO & Co-Managing Founder, Jere serves in multiple capacities and oversees monterey's Financial, Creative and Marketing departments.
With an eye toward the future, Ms. Rae-Mansfield has advanced the company to solidify its current reputation in the independent film distribution arena featuring film stars such as William Hurt, David Strathairn, Marcia Gay Harden, Michelle Monaghan, Famke Janssen, Bill Pullman, Forrest Whittaker and Minnie Driver.
Following college at the University of California at San Diego, she became a working Screen Actors Guild member for many years which paved the way to garner essential industry knowledge. Shortly thereafter Jere's keen business sense led her to become an accomplished producer, both in the feature film , political and commercial venues.
Building on an established and award-winning DVD library, Jere orchestrated the exclusive distribution for the prestigious Grateful Dead concert film collection for over 20 years. Building on her excellent partnership skills the mmi independent feature film division now boasts a varied and noteworthy library available on all digital platforms and media.
Community minded, Jere has served multiple terms on the National Board for KIDS FIRST! /Coalition for Quality Children's Media; two terms as President and two as Vice President for the Entertainment AIDS Alliance, is a Member of the Silver Telly Council and directs monterey's outreach for philanthropic causes.
On the awards front, Jere has also been recognized by Video Business Magazine as "Women to Watch", awarded EAA's "Visionary Honor's Award", by Who's Who in Corporate America and as "Women Elite" in 2007's Video Business Magazine.
Ms. Rae-Mansfield's private management company (M & O Management) specializes in personal project business management for celebrity clients.