The fall of 2004 found Tiana at Harvard University. In 2008, she received her BA in Visual and Environmental Studies with a focus on documentary film. Her love of producing then earned her an MFA in Creative producing from Columbia University. 

Today, Tiana wears many hats. As an independent film producer, she is credited with producing Emmy and Golden Globe winning Grey Gardens, Maria my Love.  A film that premiered at the 2011 TriBeCa Film Festival and won best US Feature at the 2011 HBO NY Latino Film Festival. Another of her films, The Warrior and the Savior, premiered at the 2013 St. Tropez International Film Festival and the 2013 GenArt Film Festival. 

Tiana is also a founding partner of Frame Switch, a film investment company based in NYC, whose credits include SXSW 2015 opening night film Hello, My Name is Doris starring Academy Award winner Sally Field.

Currently, Tiana serves as Director of Marketing at Uncharted Play, an energy tech company, where she works closely with founder, Jessica O. Matthews, also a Lourdes graduate! She manages the company’s branded content, marketing campaigns, press outreach, sales, and social media.