Staff

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Brian Ackerman
Founding Director of Film Programming
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Selena Beaumont
Executive Assistant to the Executive Director and General Manager
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Tara Bongiorno
Customer Service Manager
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Bradford Burdick
House Manager
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Christine Coleman
Education Program Coordinator
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Ed Collins
Projectionist
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Grace Davis
Institutional Giving and Government Relations Manager
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Kendra Ekelund
General Manager
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Judy Exton
Director of Development
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Charlotte Exton
Lead House Manager
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Adrienne Frank
Film Programming Coordinator
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Allison Garner
Donor Engagement & Special Events Manager
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Elizabeth Garrigue
Membership Director
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Alex Gorski
Director of Website and Digital Services
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Paige Grand Pré
Marketing Manager
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Chris Holliday
Manager of Theater Operations
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Andrew Jupin
Senior Film Programmer
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Susan Kineke
Creative Director
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Jesse LoCascio
Projectionist, AV Coordinator
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Ian LoCascio
House Manager
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Tim Mannion
Head Projectionist
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Kervin Marseille
Media Producer
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Jesse Modica
Director of Theater Operations
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Arno Mokros
Creative Culture Program Manager
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Claudia Murdoch
Office Manager/Human Resources Coordinator
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Emily Ohara
Education Program Manager/JBFC Kids Curator
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Cait Poller
House Manager
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Andrew Robinson
Film & Media Manager/Booth Supervisor
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Saidah Russell
Film Programmer
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Inger Savitt
Finance Associate
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Brandon Shenkman
Education Program Manager
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Sara Stanziani
Manager of Theater Systems and Administration
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Mike Towndrow
Technical Manager
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Denise Treco
Director of Marketing and Communications
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Sam Van Der Meer
House Manager
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Lisa Waterworth
Controller
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Sean Weiner
Director of Programs, Media Arts Lab
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Mary Jo Ziesel
Executive Director

Board

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Richard Abramowitz
Brian Ackerman, Ex-Officio
Stephen Apkon, Founder and
  Founding Executive Director

Laureen Barber
Dori Berinstein
Caroline Brecker
Joseph P. Carlucci
Elizabeth Frankel
Brit Fryer, Jonathan Demme
  Changemaker Board Member

Virginia Gold
Robert Goldberg
Dorian Goldman
Melissa Haizlip
Ron Howard
Theresa Beach Kilman, Vice Chair
Michael Lombardi, Treasurer
Stephanie Lynn
Janet Maslin, President
John Nonna
Heidi Rieger
Rochelle Rosenberg
Joseph Rosenblum
Ray Sanchez
Barry Shenkman, Secretary
Patrice Sobecki
Lynn Sobel, Chair
Michael Toscano
Frank Williams, Jr.
Board Emeriti
Lisa Hertz Apkon, JBFC Co-Founder
Janet Benton, Chair Emerita
Sabrina Coughlin, JBFC Co-Founder
Nancy S. Kohlberg
Hugh Price, Chair Emeritus
Art Samberg†, Chair Emeritus
David Swope†, Chair Emeritus
  †Deceased

INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

William Baldwin
Michael Barker
Glenn Close
Robert Conte
Pat Eisemann
Frederick Elmes
Terry George
Richard Gere
Robert Harris
Arliss Howard
Mary Beth Hurt
Stephen Lang
Ang Lee
Dan Lindau
Liam Neeson
Chazz Palminteri
John Pierson
Lisa Post
Tim Robbins
Susan Sarandon
Simon Schama
Paul Schrader
Martin Scorsese
Stanley Tucci
Chris Wedge
Vanessa Williams
Debra Winger
Andrew Young

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