Missed Opportunity #45 is written by award-winning film producer, director, and author Sandra L. LaVaughn. She is the founder and
owner of Lavon Productions, LLC. She has written several poems that were published in newspapers, magazines, and books. For a State
of Ohio Representative, she wrote his speeches and wrote newspaper articles about the accomplishments and bills he voted on for his
district. Sandra is a published author of the book titled, “How I Produced A Movie With Eight Thousand Dollars.” Sandra L. LaVaughn has
produced and directed several shorts and a feature-length film that ran in a local theater for two weeks. She is an award-winning
Producer and Director. Her television show received a nomination for an award, with a most recent win at the
CHRIS Awards Film Festival
on a treatment titled, “
Enmity.” Sandra graduated from Riverside School of Nursing in Nashville, Tennessee; then, she attended The Ohio
State University, where she studied history and communication. In the 1990s, Sandra took classes and attended workshops to study the
art of filmmaking and the business aspect. Sandra currently resides in Columbus, Ohio.