About Summer

Creative media extraordinaire, focusing on projects that both educate and entertain.

Summer Crider Loeffler established The Giving Cypress, LLC, an educational media company, in 2014, to provide videography and educational consulting services.

Having an affinity for language and cultures, Summer obtained her Master’s degree in Deaf Cultural Studies from Gallaudet University.

She periodically teaches ASL to deaf adults at Austin Community College and Deaf Studies courses through Gallaudet University’s online degree program. Summer specializes in educational technology, development of online curricula, language translation, & accessibility technologies.

She is passionate about developing media products that capture the beauty of culture, community, and human communication- making them accessible to signing and non-signing communities.

Aside from teaching and directing, Summer enjoys engaging in projects that focus on environmental and social justice issues. Summer can be found volunteering at community events, providing media and accessibility services. Her hobbies include trail running, dancing, traveling, and simply being outdoors.

About The Giving Cypress, LLC

The Academia requires a creative process to publish captivating educational projects, thus The Giving Cypress, LLC was born out of demand to tie in educational with entertainment. To learn more about what we do, please navigate to “What We Do”

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