50 Women Cohort

GINA M. REYES Director of Content Development, Story House Entertainment

GINA M. REYES

Director of Content Development, Story House Entertainment

JOY DONNELL Media Entrepreneur, Parajin Media Corp

JOY DONNELL

Media Entrepreneur, Parajin Media Corp

SARAH MOSHMAN Documentary Filmmaker, The Empowerment Project/Losing Sight of Shore

SARAH MOSHMAN

Documentary Filmmaker, The Empowerment Project/Losing Sight of Shore

KARLA S. ESCOBAR Founder & CEO, Wise Owl Media Group

KARLA S. ESCOBAR

Founder & CEO, Wise Owl Media Group

JYOTI SARDA Founder & CEO, Nimble Media LLC

JYOTI SARDA

Founder & CEO, Nimble Media LLC

ANA FLORES Founder & CEO, #WeAllGrow Latina Network

ANA FLORES

Founder & CEO, #WeAllGrow Latina Network

XAN ARANDA Independent Filmmaker

XAN ARANDA

Independent Filmmaker

JEN MCGOWAN Film Director & Founder of Film Powered

JEN MCGOWAN

Film Director & Founder of Film Powered

GABRIELA TAGLIAVINI Writer/Director Film & Television

GABRIELA TAGLIAVINI

Writer/Director Film & Television

AISLING CHIN-YEE Filmmaker, Fluent Films

AISLING CHIN-YEE

Filmmaker, Fluent Films

ALEX COHEN Morning Edition Host, Southern California Public Radio

ALEX COHEN

Morning Edition Host, Southern California Public Radio

JULIE SMOLYANSKY Writer; Producer; Humanitarian Filmmaker; President & CEO, Lifeway Foods

JULIE SMOLYANSKY

Writer; Producer; Humanitarian Filmmaker; President & CEO, Lifeway Foods

RACHEL FELDMAN Filmmaker/Director/Writer/Activist

RACHEL FELDMAN

Filmmaker/Director/Writer/Activist

ALICIA ONTIVEROS Senior Producer, Q Creative

ALICIA ONTIVEROS

Senior Producer, Q Creative

ASHA DAHYA Journalist & Content Creator, GirlTalkHQ.com

ASHA DAHYA

Journalist & Content Creator, GirlTalkHQ.com

ERICA MANDY Founder & Host of theNewsWorthy

ERICA MANDY

Founder & Host of theNewsWorthy

MUNIKA LAY Director, Strategy & Business Development, End Cue

MUNIKA LAY

Director, Strategy & Business Development, End Cue

VALERIE MADDEN Creative Director/Art Director, Amazon Studios

VALERIE MADDEN

Creative Director/Art Director, Amazon Studios

ELISABETH NESS Performer/Producer/Creative Entrepreneur; Co-Founder, Good Porpoise Productions; Creator, Redheads Anonymous

ELISABETH NESS

Performer/Producer/Creative Entrepreneur; Co-Founder, Good Porpoise Productions; Creator, Redheads Anonymous

LOLITA LOPEZ NBC Los Angeles, Investigative Reporter/Anchor

LOLITA LOPEZ

NBC Los Angeles, Investigative Reporter/Anchor

DOROTHÉE SOPHIE ROYAL Founder, MoonTentCo

DOROTHÉE SOPHIE ROYAL

Founder, MoonTentCo

PENNY SEGAL Manager, Post Production Netflix

PENNY SEGAL

Manager, Post Production Netflix

WHITNEY DAVIS Director, CBS Entertainment Diversity

WHITNEY DAVIS

Director, CBS Entertainment Diversity

CARRIE LYNN CERTA Producer; President, The Outfit Entertainment; Vice President, AP Council Chair of the PGA

CARRIE LYNN CERTA

Producer; President, The Outfit Entertainment; Vice President, AP Council Chair of the PGA

WINNIE KEMP SVP, Originals, Super Deluxe/Turner

WINNIE KEMP

SVP, Originals, Super Deluxe/Turner

AMIE WILLIAMS Founder & Executive Director, GlobalGirl Media

AMIE WILLIAMS

Founder & Executive Director, GlobalGirl Media

SARAH-JANE MURRAY Writer & Executive Producer, Basics of Story Design/Anderimage; Assoc. Professor, Baylor University

SARAH-JANE MURRAY

Writer & Executive Producer, Basics of Story Design/Anderimage; Assoc. Professor, Baylor University

MARIA GIESE Feature Film Director; Co-founder: Women Directors in Hollywood, Women’s Media Summit, Women’s Media Action Coalition (WeMAC)

MARIA GIESE

Feature Film Director; Co-founder: Women Directors in Hollywood, Women’s Media Summit, Women’s Media Action Coalition (WeMAC)

SHALINI KANTAYYA Director, 7th Empire Media

SHALINI KANTAYYA

Director, 7th Empire Media

CHRISTIE MARCHESE CEO & Founder, Picture Motion

CHRISTIE MARCHESE

CEO & Founder, Picture Motion

NANCY DE LOS SANTOS Writer (WGA); Producer, GT Productions

NANCY DE LOS SANTOS

Writer (WGA); Producer, GT Productions

KARIN HAYES Director/Producer, Urcunina Films, LLC

KARIN HAYES

Director/Producer, Urcunina Films, LLC

CAROLINE EDWARDS Creative Director, ICM Politics, ICM Partners

CAROLINE EDWARDS

Creative Director, ICM Politics, ICM Partners

KELLY HARRINGTON Vice President Global Brand Marketing, NBC Universal

KELLY HARRINGTON

Vice President Global Brand Marketing, NBC Universal

MICHELLE EDGAR Agent, ICM Partners          Founder, XX Project

MICHELLE EDGAR

Agent, ICM Partners          Founder, XX Project

ELLEN SNORTLAND Writer/Director/Producer

ELLEN SNORTLAND

Writer/Director/Producer

GRETA MCANANY Founder, Blue Fever

GRETA MCANANY

Founder, Blue Fever

ROSSER GOODMAN Director/Producer, Circle Content

ROSSER GOODMAN

Director/Producer, Circle Content

CHARO TOLEDO Owner, Charo Entertainment, LLC

CHARO TOLEDO

Owner, Charo Entertainment, LLC

BETH OSISEK Senior Producer, Girl Rising

BETH OSISEK

Senior Producer, Girl Rising

KAMALA LOPEZ Executive Director, Equal Means Equal; President, Heroica Films; Founder & ED ERA Education Project

KAMALA LOPEZ

Executive Director, Equal Means Equal; President, Heroica Films; Founder & ED ERA Education Project

JENN PAGE Director/Producer, Heart on Fire Productions, Inc.

JENN PAGE

Director/Producer, Heart on Fire Productions, Inc.

DR. NICOLE HAGGARD, PhD Professor, Mount Saint Mary's University

DR. NICOLE HAGGARD, PhD

Professor, Mount Saint Mary's University

AMY FOX Screenwriter; Playwright; Professor of Screenwriting, NYU

AMY FOX

Screenwriter; Playwright; Professor of Screenwriting, NYU

ALLISON ERLIKHMAN Creative Executive, Walt Disney Studios (Live Action)

ALLISON ERLIKHMAN

Creative Executive, Walt Disney Studios (Live Action)

JOANNA "GEUMMY" LEE Producer, Director & Marketing Consultant

JOANNA "GEUMMY" LEE

Producer, Director & Marketing Consultant

JOANNA GOLDBLATT Head of Industry, Media & Entertainment, Google

JOANNA GOLDBLATT

Head of Industry, Media & Entertainment, Google

AMY KERSTEN Independent Entertainment Creative

AMY KERSTEN

Independent Entertainment Creative

JOANNA POPPER Media & Tech Executive and Advisor

JOANNA POPPER

Media & Tech Executive and Advisor

DIANE ROBERTSON Vice President, Legal Affairs, CBS Television Studios

DIANE ROBERTSON

Vice President, Legal Affairs, CBS Television Studios

MONICA WISE Independent Filmmaker

MONICA WISE

Independent Filmmaker