EXECUTIVE

MARK FISHKIN
MVFF Founder + Director
CFI Executive Director + Founder

MAUREEN GALLIANI
Executive Assistant

DANE CALLIHAN
Deputy Director

PROGRAMMING

ZOË ELTON
Director of Programming

KD DAVIS
Senior Programmer

JOÃO FEDERICI
World Cinema Programmer + ¡Viva el cine! Manager

KELLY CLEMENT
Documentary Programmer

FARIDAH GBADAMOSI
US Indies Programmer + Mind the Gap Producer

STERLING HEDGPETH
Programming Manager + Shorts Programmer

CELESTE TRUFFAUT-WONG
Programming Associate

JOANNE PARSONT
Family Films Programmer

SHAKIRA REFOS
Behind the Screens Manager

MARIBEL GUEVARA
Active Cinema Manager

CFI EDUCATION

JOANNE PARSONT
Director of Education

SHAKIRA REFOS
Education Outreach Manager

MELANIE NICHOLS
Education Program Manager

DEVELOPMENT

LIANA BENDER
Director of Development

BEAU BLANCHARD
Corporate Development Manager

CHRISTINE FUJIKI
Membership Manager

DERRICK DOVER
Membership Associate

BETHANY MORITZ
Development Manager

ANN DICKSON
Membership Coordinator

SYDNEY RIDDER
Development Coordinator

FEARON DEWEESE
Sponsorship Assistant

OPERATIONS

JEROMY ZAJONC
Director of Festival Operations

DAVE FEIFERIS
CFI Operations Manager

KAITLYN RYAN
Theater Operations Manager

BEN ZIEMKE
Theater Operations Coordinator

DAN ZASTROW
Technical Director

JESSE DUBUS
Exhibition Media Manager

PAUL HEGARTY
Production Manager

LÍVIA CAMPOS DE MENEZES
Guest Services Manager

ALEXANDRA GIORDANI
Guest Services Coordinator

MITCH VAUGHN
Ticketing Services Provided by Box Cubed

BEN ARMINGTON
Ticketing Services

NATASHA HOOVER
Ticketing Services

EVENTS

YVONNE FOX
Special Events Manager

MIMI CUNNINGHAM
Opening + Closing Night Manager

CHRISTA GATEWOOD
Events Coordinator

AILEEN FOWLER
Lounge Manager

MARIELL RAHMANI
Day-of Events Manager

MARKETING + PUBLICITY

SHELLEY SPICER
Director of Publicity + Media Relations

ERIN MCINNIS
Publicity Manager

DANIEL DÍAZ
Director of Marketing + Audience Engagement

SHAYNA YASUHARA
Marketing + Audience Engagement Manager

JONATHAN KIEFER
Publications Managing Editor

PAM GRADY
Copy Editor

COURTNEY BUFFINGTON
Design + Brand Manager

GÖZDE EFE
Marketing Designer

JESSE ESCOBAR
Marketing Designer

BRIAN LEHMAN
Graphics + Publications

MICHELE THARP
Marketing Manager

YVONNE FOX
Video Tech + Content Manager

FINANCE

CONNIE CHANG
Finance Manager

LAURA AUSTIN
Finance Associate

NORMAN MELLO
IT Manager

SMITH RAFAEL FILM CENTER

RICHARD PETERSON
Director of Programming

DAN ZASTROW
General Manager

GRIFFIN COUILLARD
Assistant Manager

JAN KLINGELHOFER
Program Consultant

WRITERS

ROD ARMSTRONG
LILY BUCHANAN
ELA BITTENCOURT
JEFF CAMPBELL
DREA CLARK
KELLY CLEMENT
KD DAVIS
EDWARD DUNN
ZOË ELTON
DAVID FEAR
JOÃO FEDERICI
ISABEL FONDEVILA
FARIDAH GBADAMOSI
PAM GRADY
TIM GRIERSON
CAROL HARADA
DENNIS HARVEY
ZAKI HASAN
STERLING HEDGPETH
JONATHAN KIEFER
RAVINDER KINGRA
SHARI KIZIRIAN
KIKO MARTINEZ
KATE MCKAY
RANDY MYERS
WILFRED OKICHE
JOANNE PARSONT
CELIA C. PETERS
BRENDAN PETERSON
RICHARD PETERSON
DEANNA QUINONES
DAVID RIEDEL
NADINE SMITH
PETER L. STEIN
DAVID TEMPLETON