Elle Brooks-Tao’s unwavering commitment to challenging norms while staying true to a creative vision has shaped a directorial reel that is truly unique. A journalist at heart, Elle understands that every compelling narrative hinges on conflict. Her passion lies in amplifying the voices of the marginalized and overlooked, tirelessly working to bring their stories to the forefront. Driven by curiosity and optimism, her dedication to storytelling with a purpose is evident in every project she undertakes.
Elle’s versatility and collaborative spirit shine through in her diverse body of work, which spans collaborations with renowned brands such as Nike, Adidas, Comcast, Dick's Sporting Goods, Cox, and the ALS Association. Notably, her impactful work for McDonald's International Women's Day campaign garnered her prestigious accolades, including a Cannes Gold Lion, a D&AD Yellow Pencil, and a Gold Clio, cementing her reputation as a trailblazer in the industry.