Allie Esslinger Producer/Founder of Section II

Allie Esslinger

Producer/Founder of Section II

Aymar Jean Christian Professor of Comm., Northwestern University

Aymar Jean Christian

Professor of Comm., Northwestern University

Catherine Hardwicke Director, Twilight

Catherine Hardwicke

Director, Twilight

Emily Best Founder, Seed&Spark

Emily Best

Founder, Seed&Spark

Erica Oyama Creator, Burning Love

Erica Oyama

Creator, Burning Love

Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni Head of Strategic Outreach, Pearl Street Films

Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni

Head of Strategic Outreach, Pearl Street Films

Franklin Leonard Founder, The Black List

Franklin Leonard

Founder, The Black List

James Ponsoldt Director, The Spectacular Now

James Ponsoldt

Director, The Spectacular Now

Jocelyn Johnson Founder, Videoink

Jocelyn Johnson

Founder, Videoink

Kelly Edwards VP of Talent Development & Programming, HBO

Kelly Edwards

VP of Talent Development & Programming, HBO

Luisa Leschin Executive Producer/Writer, Just Add Magic, East Los High

Luisa Leschin

Executive Producer/Writer, Just Add Magic, East Los High

Luke Ryan Producer/CEO, Chaotic Good Studios

Luke Ryan

Producer/CEO, Chaotic Good Studios

Mike Farah CEO, Funny or Die

Mike Farah

CEO, Funny or Die

Patric Verrone Producer, Futurama/Former WGA President

Patric Verrone

Producer, Futurama/Former WGA President

Rene Gube Writer/Actor, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Rene Gube

Writer/Actor, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Tamara Krinsky Actress/Producer, Writer, The Lizzie Bennett Diaries

Tamara Krinsky

Actress/Producer, Writer, The Lizzie Bennett Diaries

Shannon McIntosh Producer, The Hateful Eight

Shannon McIntosh

Producer, The Hateful Eight

Wendy Calhoun Executive Producer/Writer, Empire, Nashville

Wendy Calhoun

Executive Producer/Writer, Empire, Nashville