Before launching Thousand Ships, Roka served as creative producer on Sesame Street as well as running the film and animation department where she was responsible for all the original animated, mixed-media and live-action shorts for the show, including the award winning series Abby’s Flying Fairy School.
For over 20 years, Roka has worked across mediums. She began her producing career in the digital media sector for Xceed Interactive, a global internet agency – spearheading creative for landmark web sites and online marketing campaigns for companies such as Britt Allcroft, TNT, ABC and more. Her career then shifted to commercial post-production, motion graphics, animation and live-action production including work for JWT, Whitehouse and The Ebeling Group to name a few. Roka is an Emmy-award winning producer and mother of 2.