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: Lillian Benson and Maysie Hoy
Members: Anisha Acharya, Dinara Aprym, Lindsay Armstrong, Jesse Averna, Josie Azzam, Bobbi Banks, Jocelyn Barkenhagen, Samuel Bellamy, Susana Benaim, Jeffrey Blohm, Waldemar Centeno, Ryan Chan, Austin Childress, Donna Choo, Carmen Chung, Jenny Cook, Katie Cornblath, Elizabeth Cirillo, Rahual Das, Mark Dashnaw, Shannon Davis, Mary DeChambres, Joanie Diener, Jesse Dodd, Lucy Donaldson, Dody Dorn, Amy Duddleston, Anedra Edwards, Nena Erb, Craig Eustis, Aleshka Ferrero, Diana Fishman, Scott Gamzon, Debby Germino, Halima Gilliam, Gina Girodier, Karen Goffred, Andres Gaona Gonzalez, Jacques Gravett, Julia Grove, Dorian Harris, Wellington Harrison, Christine Haslett, Génesis Henriquez, Lora Hirschberg, Sharon Smith Holley, Ceci Hyoun, Aimee Jennings, Ken Johnson, Michael Jones, Marqus Jordan, Reid Kimball, Joelle Kristy, Robert Komatsu, Jin Lee, Farrel Levy, Aric Lewis, Charles Little, Ivonne Loyola, Diandra Kendal Luzon, Kathleen Mcauley, Twi McCallum, Ashley McKinney, Marnee Meyer, Glenn Morgan, Nancy Morrison, Stephanie Neroes, Augustin Rexach, John Reyes-Nguyen, Tricia Rodrigo, Natasha Roland, Jesus Rosales, Leander Sales, Richard Sanchez, Gavin Segall-Abrams, Charles Shin, Terilyn Shropshire, Kelly Soll, Danielle Statuto, Ian Tan, Rosanne Tan, Jackeline Tejada, Karoliina Tuovinen, Eliana Vela, Dirk Westervelt, Robin Whittaker, James Wilcox, Bari Winter, Mitsuko Yabe, Jonathan Yang, Diana Yip, Corey Ziemniak, and Sebastian Zuleta.
- African American Steering Committee - Bobbi Banks and Leander Sales, Co-Chairs
- Disability and Accessibility Steering Committee - Ashley McKinney, Chair
- Eastern Region Steering Committee - Jackeline Tejada, Chairperson
- Latin Steering Committee - Susana Benaim and Glenn T. Morgan, Co-Chairs
- LGBTQ Steering Committee - Katie Cornblath and Joelle Kristy, Co-Chairs
- Pan Pacific and Asian Steering Committee - Nena Erb and Rosanne Tan, Co-Chairs
- Women's Steering Committee Chairperson: Diana Fishman and Aimee Jennings, Co-Chairs
Staff: Adriana Iglesias-Dietl
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: Treasurer Rachel Igel and Vice President F. Hudson Miller
Members: Lisa Churgin, Frank Delgado, Aziza Ngozi, Carrie Puchkoff and Kevin Ross
Staff: Luis Cardet
MEMBERSHIP OUTREACH COMMITTEE