Sean is an Emmy-award-winning visual storyteller, passionate media educator and internationally published photographer. Since 2001 his work has created socially responsible stories and educated hundreds of students in impact storytelling. His credits include his most recent internationally award-winning film, screening in over 40 countries and were translated into 14 languages. O’Connor has made contributions to broadcast television on PBS, as well as still photography publications with Smithsonian Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, National Geographic Adventure, Outside magazine, High Country News and others. He has also juried for films for The James Beard Foundation Media Awards and the PNW Student Emmy awards. Sean is the director of KUMARI: A Father's Dream (Mountainfilm 2023).