FESTIVAL Team    

    AWFF TEAM 2017

 

EXECUTIVE & MANAGEMENT

Georges N. Chamchoum - Executive and Program Director

Sadyk Sher-Niyaz - Founder

Asel Sherniyazova - Co-Founder and Managing Director

Jaseon Ma - Director of International Relations

Sarah Mason - Managing Producer

Brett Syson - Director of Operations

Sultankazy Pirzhan uulu - Artistic Co-Director and Operations Manager

Tai-Ying Chi - Executive Assistant

 

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

Phyllis Chase

Bernardo Herzer

Ellie Partovi

 

OPERATIONS

Brett Syson - Director of Operations

Sultankazy Pirzhan uulu - Operations Manager

Chris Kriesa

 

DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPY

Lani Netter - Director of Development and Philanthropy

Laney Serface

Takhee Han

Peggy Hovsepian

 

SPONSORSHIP

Robert Smith - Director of Marketing & Sponsorship

Charles Choe - Co-Director of Sponsorship

Richard Chamberlain - Director of Liaison (UK and Europe) 

 

OUTREACH

Lennox Chaiveera - Community Outreach Coordinator

 

PROGRAMMING

Asel Sherniyazova

Danny Lee

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Lexi Guo

Chris Kriesa

Igor Kokarev

Robert Smith 

Brett Syson

 

Moredii

Alice W. Chang

Una Wang

Shangwei Zhao - Project Manager

Joo-wan Park - Marketing Development

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

Kathleen Lee (Moredii)

George Ohan

Mary Kenner - Editor

 

ART AND DESIGN

Asel Sherniyazova

Sultankazy Pirzhan Uulu

 

PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEOGRAPHY

Eldiar Kydraliev

Ed Marshall

 

PRINT TRAFFIC

Eldiyar Kydraliev

 

GUEST SERVICES

Sarah Ahn

Tai-Ying Chi

 

CONSULTANTS

Jeff Andrick

Tie Dong

Igor Kokarev

 

SECURITY

Jim Smith

 


PR & COMMUNICATIONS

Weissman/Markovitz Communications
Rick Markovitz

Jane LeBonte

Cheri Warner