Technologist, IPFF Founder
As founder and director of the International Peace & Film Festival, Jef Gray has brought together his passion for independent world films, art and culture. Gray is a decorated veteran of the US Air Force, with a successful technology career in private and government firms. His interests in community service connected him with the Russian-American community in Florida, where he holds the lifetime title as President Emeritus. Gray is the executive producer of the “Izuminka” fashion expo, publisher of Florida Russian Lifestyle Magazine, and Creative Director of the “Artifex” art show. Jef is also the Chief Executive Officer of Aurous Publishing. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New York Regents College, and is a dedicated philanthropist for children’s charities worldwide.