In 2002, Courtney wrote and directed the audience award-winning short film "On the Outs," which was shown at festivals around the globe, including San Francisco, New York, Paris and Tokyo. In 2007 she dipped her toes even further into the directing pool by working on two webseries. “3Way,” a narrative comedy, won a NewNowNext Award for Best Webseries, Special Selection – Audience Favorite award at the Chicago Reeling Film Festival, and a 2008 Visibility Award. Courtney also directed “In The Land Of Cocktails,” a look the heady beverage and food culture of post-Katrina New Orleans and recently Directed COWGIRL UP for Tello Films.
Courtney likes to spend the little free time she has writing, collecting new stamps in her passport, putting her Sommelier title to good use and driving her classic car.