California Film Institute • Mill Valley Film Festival • CFI Education
1001 Lootens Place, Suite 220
San Rafael, CA 94901
415.383.5256 Main Office
415.383.8606 Main Office Fax


Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center
1118 Fourth Street
San Rafael, CA 94901
415.454.5813 Main Office
415.454.1222 Info-Line for Showtimes



California Film Institute

Mark Fishkin, Executive Director/Founder
   MVFF Founder/Director
Maureen Galliani, Executive Assistant

Janice E. Sager, Director of Finance and Administration
Connie Chang, Finance Manager
Laura Austin, Finance Associate
Norman Mello, IT & Operations Manager

Liana Bender, Development Director
Beau Blanchard, Corporate Development
Jamie Ozimek, Sponsorship Coordinator
Katy Hogan, Major Gifts Coordinator

Shelley Spicer, Director of Marketing 
   and Publicity 
Leah LoSchiavo, Marketing Coordinator 

Jennie-Marie Adler, Membership and
   Community Manager
Doreen Aviv, Membership Associate


Smith Rafael Film Center Programming
Richard Peterson, Director of Programming
Jan Klingelhofer, Program Consultant

Smith Rafael Film Center
Dan Zastrow, General Manager

CFI Education
CFI Education Programming
John Morrison, CFI Education Director
Melanie Nichols, CFI Education Assistant


37th Mill Valley Film Festival

Festival Programming
Zoë Elton, Director of Programming
Karen Davis, Senior Programmer
Janis Plotkin, Senior Programmer
Kelly Clement, Documentary Programmer
John Morrison, Children's FilmFest
Sterling Hedgpeth, Programming Manager
Laura Henneman, Programming Associate
Leah LoSchiavo, Programming Assistant
Bev Thorman, New Movies Lab Coordinator 

Festival Operations
Jeromy Zajonc, Operations Director
Hayley Nenadal, Operations Manager
Aly Pierce, Operations Coordinator
Jesse Dubus, Print Traffic Manager
Mitch Vaughn, Box Office Manager
Paul Hegarty, Logistics Manager
Claudia Finkle, Receptionist
Ava Amundsen, Transportation Coordinator 

Festival Communications
Shelley Spicer, Director of Marketing 
   and Publicity
Lisie Rosenberg, Marketing Assistant
Nicole Kerr, Marketing Coordinator
Courtney Buffington, Digital Media Manager
Kevin Schaub, Publications Manager
Richard Repas / Giraffex, Inc.
   Production & Digital PrePress
Winifred MacLoed, Ad Sales 

Festival Events
Yvonne Fox, CFI Special Events Manager
Carrie Kaufman, MVFF Special Events Manager
Natacha Pope, Events Assistant

Guest Services
Don Chan, Guest Services Manager
Ashley Soares, Filmmaker Liaison
Brittany Réaume, Filmmaker Liaison
Anna Cosentine, Filmmaker Liaison
Kiyko Foot, Mill Valley Filmmaker Lounge Coordinator 
Natalia Guecheva, San Rafael Filmmaker Lounge Coordinator 

Theater Operations
Dan Zastrow, Technical Director
Iris Urban, Theater Operations Manager
Matthew Chandler, Smith Rafael Venue Manager 

Festival Volunteers
Kate Wilcox, Volunteer Coordinator 

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