Nattalia Lea, P.Eng is an accidental film maker and award-winning screenplay writer. Her first screenplay "Bitumen Blues" won the grand prize in the Beverly Hills Screenplay Contest in 2014 and subsequently recognized elsewhere in New York and Vancouver. Her other comedy screenplays have been recognized in screenplay contests in Los Angeles. Prior to producing "Spikes at her Elbow", Nattalia worked as an Associate Producer for a short sci-fi film and Executive Co-Producer for a documentary on the legendary James Brown. She hopes to write and produce more films, as well as contribute to the engineering profession as a new technology advisor.