Davon Embler is the video and multimedia director and web manager at the Orelena Hawks Puckett Institute in Asheville, NC. She specializes in creating evidence-based learning materials for early childhood practitioners and families of young children as part of applied research projects. She is responsible for video and still photography, web-based media, editing, script writing, production design, DVD authoring, and graphic design. She also serves as webmaster. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina Asheville. She has 18 years experience as director, producer, camera operator and editor producing educational, corporate and promotional video presentations.