Staff

Leadership

Jason Padgitt 
Executive Director

Lauren Ponto
Programming Manager

Festival Staff

Shorts Programmer: Robert Torres

Programmer at Large:  Brandon Harrison

Tennessee Programmer: Nat Dykeman

Graveyard Program: Jennifer Bonior

Programming Coordinator: Jonah Gillespie-Sickmen

Print Traffic: Taylor Lomax

Creators Conference Producer: Paula Martinez

Screenwriting Competition Manager: Cat Stewart

Technical Manager: Alan Vazquez

Technical Manager: Greg Pine

Technical Manager: Phillip Hullquist

VIP Manager:  Shahnaz Lighari

Content / Social Media Manager: Emmalee Manes

Graphic Design: Kaitlin Martin

Video Producer: Stephen Lackey

Video Editor: Kaitlin Martin

VIP / Ticketing Operations Lead: Claire Garrison

Box Office Supervisor:  SK Kessen

Theater Floor Manager:Anthony Fiorenzo

VR Programmer: Aidan Moretti

Photographer: Heather Hillhouse

AV Assistant: Jonah Gillespie-Sickmen