Staff

Our staff is dedicated to delivering an entertaining festival experience that captivates our guests, sparks conversation, and leaves you wanting to attend again and again.  Get to know us! We are happy to be part of this delightful experience.

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM SOCIETY

Rhea Lewis-Woodson, Managing Director
Liliana Rodriguez, Artistic Director
Lauren Turletsky
, Operations Manager
Christina Sasse, Film Awards Director of Operations
Kristin Bloomer
, Sponsor & Development Manager
Zack Solomon
, Membership & Education Manager
Tony Ramos, Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Felicia Alford, Accountant
Scarlett Wilmsen, Film Awards Operations Coordinator
Nadine Koehler, Development Associate
Jessica Eskelin, Programming Manager
Caroline Polly, Social Media Coordinator

SHORTFEST 2021

Programming

Linton Melita, Co-Director of Programming
Sudeep Sharma, Co-Director of Programming
Jesse Knight, Programmer
Dominique Oneil, Programmer
Stephanie Owens, Programmer
Céline Roustan, Programmer
Robert John Torres, Programmer
Phillip Segal, Programming Assistant
Veronica Cook, Programming Intern

Guest Relations

Scarlett Wilmsen, Guest Relations Manager

Marketing & Publicity

Steve Wilson, Scenario PR
Ashley Patterson, Scenario PR
Catherine Alderete, Marketing Intern
Jaymee A. Martinez-Romero, Social Media Intern

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