As an avid reader since childhood, Paola is captivated by inventive story-telling— presently through television and film production. She became a certified Adobe Premiere nonlinear editor at only seventeen years old. She went on to earn a bachelor's degree in television production and a film studies certificate from Florida International University.
Paola's work as an associate producer and video editor at Explica Media in Miami for "Making It In America," a feature-length documentary highlighting Florida-based immigrant entrepreneurs, was distributed as an episodic series on television by PBS and online through the Miami Herald, Florida Today, etc.
"Lustrum" a narrative short film co-directed by Paola Flores and her long-time collaborator, Michael Lozano, has garnered several official selection laurels and award-winning attention from the Florida film festival circuit. Their narrative short film debut earned them distribution in Season 2 of South Florida PBS's "Film-Maker" series.
Paola is currently an Assistant Video Editor at CNN in Atlanta.