The Diversity Committee fosters initiatives that promote the Editors Guild’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. The Committee provides diversity awareness, support, mentoring and networking opportunities for members without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, and age.
Active members of the Guild are invited to join the Facebook group: Diversity in Post
Co-Chairs: Lilian Benson and Maysie Hoy
Members: Anisha Acharya, Lindsay Armstrong, Jesse Averna, Josie Azzam, Bobbi Banks, Samuel Bellamy, Susana Benaim, Waldemar Centeno, Austin Childress, Donna Choo, Irene Chun, Carmen Chung,Lisa Churgin, Jenny Cook, Katie Cornblath, Rahual Das, Mark Dashnaw, Shannon Davis, Mary DeChambres, Rick Derby, Joanie Diener, Jesse Dodd, Dody Dorn, Amy Duddleston, Anedra Edwards, Joaquin Elizondo, Nena Erb, Alfred Espino, Andrea Espinoza, Craig Eustis, Aleshka Ferrero, Diana Fishman, Scott Gamzon, Debby Germino, Halima Gilliam, Sabrina Gimenez, Gina Girodier, Karen Goffred, Jacques Gravett, Katherine Griffin, Julia Grove, Saira Haider, Dorian Harris, Wellington Harrison, Christine Haslett, Lora Hirschberg, Sharon Smith Holley, Ceci Hyoun, Ken Johnson, Michael Jones, Julie Kreinik, Joelle Kristy, Robert Komatsu, Farrel Levy, Aric Lewis, Charles Little, Ivonne Loyola, Diandra Kendal Luzon, Kathleen Mcauley, Twi McCallum, Marnee Meyer, Cindy Mollo, Glenn Morgan, Nancy Morrison, Franzis Muller, Giselle Murillo, Ruben Navarro, Stephanie Neroes, Paul Overacker, Carrie Puchkoff, Lyric Ramsey, Augustin Rexach, John Reyes-Nguyen, Tanya Riegel, Tricia Rodrigo, Jesus Rosales, Monica Salazar, Leander Sales, Richard Sanchez, Gavin Segall-Abrams, Terilyn Shropshire, Joan Sobel, Kelly Soll, Rosanne Tan, Jackeline Tejada, Karoliina Tuovinen, Luyen Vu, Katie Wedemeyer, Dirk Westervelt, Robin Whittaker, James Wilcox, Sarah Williams, Bari Winter, Mitsuko Yabe, Jonathan Yang and Corey Ziemniak
- African American Steering Committee - Shannon Baker Davis and Leander Sales, Co-chairs
- Eastern Region Steering Committee - Jackeline Tejada, Chairperson
- Latin Steering Committee - Susana Benaim and Glenn T. Morgan, Co-Chairs
- LGBTQ Steering Committee - Craig Eustis and Corey Ziemniak Co-chairs
- Pan Pacific and Asian Steering Committee - Nena Erb and Rosanne Tan, Co-chairs
- Women's Steering Committee Chairperson: Josie Azzam and Dorian Harris, Co-Chairs
Staff: Shanda Zuniga
The Election Committee chairperson is selected before the Guild’s annual General Membership Meeting. Only members not running for re-election in the upcoming board of directors’ election can serve. The committee is apprised of the progress of the election, and may need to meet if a member contests their ineligibility or to resolve issues that may arise during the election.
Members: To be determined prior to annual election
Staff: Lisa Dosch
FELLOWSHIP & SERVICE AWARD COMMITTEE
The Fellowship and Service Award Committee recommends and vets prospective recipients for the prestigious Motion Picture Editors Guild Fellowship and Service Award.
To see past recipients, visit: editorsguild.com/About-the-Guild/Fellowship-Service-Award
Co-Chairs: Sharon Smith Holley, Alyson Moore and Glenn T. Morgan
Members: Lisa Churgin, Margaret Guinee, Rachel Igel, Aziza Ngozi, Paul Overacker, and Holly Sklar
Staff: Adriana Iglesias-Dietl
FINANCE & AUDIT COMMITTEE
The Finance and Audit Committee reviews the annual financial audit in advance of the Board, and meets on an as needed basis throughout the year.
Co-Chairs: Rachel Igel, Treasurer and F. Hudson Miller
Members: Lisa Churgin, Frank Delgado, Aziza Ngozi, Kevin Ross and Alexa Zimmerman
Staff: Shanda Zuniga
MEMBERSHIP OUTREACH COMMITTEE