Staff

FILM SOCIETY STAFF

CEO/PIFF Executive Director – Christine Kunewa Walker
CFO – Steven Roderick
Festival Co-Manager/Waters Edge Theater Manager – Heidi Bolinder
Director of Development – Sarah Nitsch
Director of Strategic Partnerships & Events – Cassandra Del Viscio
Sponsorships – Tracy Pease
Waters Edge Cinema Booking – Connie White
Cinema Team Members – Erica Giokas, John O’Hara, Alik Versocki

Marketing Manager – Glyne Pease
Social Media Manager – Julie Rockett
Marketing Consultants – Gregg Almquist, Geoff Sass
Website Team – David Marshall, Benjamin Wallace

BOARD OF DIRECTORS, ADVISORY BOARD, COMMITTEE MEMBERS

President - Anthony Lawson
Treasurer - Lin Gentemann
Clerk - Julia King

Christine Barker
Robert Compton
Chapin Cutler
Oliver Davis
Javier Echenique
Courtney Hurst
Rick McCarthy - Emeritus President
Kim McFarland
Jeff Peters

EMERITUS BOARD
Rhonda Berchuck
P. David Ebersole
Jane Harper
Todd Hughes
Jim Lande
Marijean Lauzier
Tiffany Pham
Greg Welch
Gail Williams

FILM FESTIVAL STAFF

Artistic Director - Lisa Viola
Director of Programming - Andrew Peterson
Senior Programmer - Kim Yutani
Shorts Programmer - Heidi Zwicker
Festival Co-Manager - Liam Dacey
Volunteer Director - Katie Ledoux
Artist Services Manager - Joanny Rivera
Artist Services & Transportation Coordinator - Christopher Markisz
Hospitality Lounge Manager - Raeanne Pacifico
Events Coordinator - Vera Bianchini
Concierge Services Catalog Producer - Kim McFarland
Graphics Designer - Rob Nitsch
Box Office & Customer Service Manager - Erica Giokas
Marketing Associate  - Connor McIlveen
Production Manager - Alex Vazquez
Print Traffic Manager - Toby Leonard
Technical Director - Katya Gorker
Theater Managers - Isaac Brooks, Cassie Conklin, Stephen Csutoras, Thomas Dill, Suzi Lozzi, Wes Thayer, Alik Versocki
Projectionists - Liz Coffey, Heidi Gardner, Sara Meyers, Isaac Sherman, Sean Sprecher, Alec Tisdale
Technical Technician - Leigh Downs
AudioTechnician - Bill Sluskonis
Guest Moderators - Deborah Cutler, George Myers
AMP Gallery - Debbie Naldoney
Publicity - RJ Millard, Kory Mello, Brit Fallon
Staff Photography - Mae Gammino, Rob Nitsch
Eco Consultants - Joanclair Richter
Payroll and Accounting - Steven Roderick, Mike Calaman, Roderick’s Payroll and Accounting
Projection and Theater Equipment Services - Boston Light & Sound
Marketing Services Provider - LITHExcel Marketing
Clip Reels - Andrew Hart, Matt Newman
Festival Trailer - Andrew Peterson, John Akre, Thomas Scott

20TH ANNIVERSARY GALA COMMITTEE & EVENT HOSTS
PJ Layng, Founder, Co-Chair
Fermin Rojas, Co-Chair
Jay Kubesch, Co-Chair

Allison Baldwin
Christine Barker
Kevin Begnaud
Mark Berryhill
David Bowd
Robert Compton
Diane DiCarlo
Bill Docker, Founding Staff
Michael Colford
Lee Ellenberg, Founding Board Member
Gabby Hanna, Founding Member
Michael Kelly
Jeanne Leszczynski
Russ Lopez
Maryann McCarthy
Rick McCarthy
Terrence Meck
Ilene Mitnik
Sarah Nitsch
Kevin O'Shea
Jeff Peters
Andrew Sherman
Christine Walker

WOMEN’S MEDIA SUMMIT CO-CHAIRS

Maria Giese
Caroline Heldman
Christine Walker

ADVISORY BOARD

John Waters
Eve Annenberg
Michael Childers
John Cooper
Stephanie Dillon
Sarah Eaton
Rob Epstein
Andre Gregory
Gabrielle Hanna
Marcus Hu
Emily Hubley
Georgia Hubley
Howard Karren
Cindy Kleine
P.J. Layng, Founder
Ryan Macauley
Dan Minahan
Janet Pierson
Elizabeth Redleaf
Alix Ritchie
B. Ruby Rich
Will Scheffer
Christine Vachon
Connie White