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Staff


Executive Director
Brett Hendrie

President
Chris McDonald


PROGRAMMING

Director of Programming
Shane Smith

Programming Manager
Jessica Gyll

Senior Programming Coordinator and International Programmer
Gabor Pertic

Programming Admin Coordinator
Kristin Boivin


SPONSORSHIP MARKETING

Director of Sponsorship Marketing
Jenn Shah

Associate Director of Sponsorship Marketing
Adam Kirkham

Senior Sales Coordinator, Sponsorship Marketing
Lawrence Yee

Sponsorship Marketing Admin Coordinator
Shelby Leimert


DEVELOPMENT

Director of Development
April Hazan

Associate Director, Development and Finance
Sofia Harwell

Campaign Director
Cindy Wagman

Grant Manager
Danielle Couture

Donor Development Manager
Naomi Heller

Stewardship Coordinator
Nisreen Shammout

Development Associate
Byron Letourneau-Duynstee


ADMINISTRATION

Director of Operations, Hot Docs; Managing Director, Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
Alan Black

Administrative Manager
Rhonda Costas

Bookkeeper
Sharyn McMahon


EVENTS

Director, Culture & Community Development
Erin Lau

Events Coordinators
Laura Buckley
Carolyn Dunk


GUEST SERVICES

Delegate Services Manager
Laura Lillepruun

Client Services Coordinator
Bronwen Eadie

Guest Relations Assistant
Anders Gatten

Ticketing Coordinator
Marc Pannia


COMMUNICATIONS

Communications Director
Jonathan Da Silva

Marketing Manager
Laura Hagglund

Communications Manager
Kaitlin Knyf

Media Relations Manager
Andrea Smitko

Communications and Marketing Manager, Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
Andrea Elalouf

Communications Coordinator, Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
Alex MacGillivray

Social Media & Promotions Coordinator
Brittany Mumford

Database & CRM Coordinator
Dani Simone Barr

Outreach Coordinator
Anastasia Akulinina

Materials Coordinator
Adam Cooper

Marketing Coordinator
Shubhi Sahni

Publications Coordinators
Karina Palmitesta
Emma Warnken Johnson


SCHOOL & YOUTH PROGRAMMING

Education & Youth Programs Manager
Lesley Sparks

Docs For Schools Coordinator
Jamie Whitecrow

Docs For Schools Administrative Coordinator
Aashna Thakkar


WEB & ONLINE

Web and Online Manager
Michael Bodalski


INDUSTRY PROGRAMS

Industry Programs Director
Elizabeth Radshaw

Industry Programs Manager
Stephanie McArthur

Industry Funds Manager
Heidi Tao Yang

Distribution Manager
Julian Carrington

Industry Programmer, Conference
Olena Decock

Industry Programmer & Hot Docs Forum Producer
Dorota Lech

Industry Programmer, Deal Maker
Madelaine Russo


TECHNICAL OPERATIONS

Director of Production
Isaac Meyer Odell

Production Coordinator
JP Robichaud

Senior Technical Consultant
Eyan Logan


THEATRES

Theatres Manager
Ron Koperdraad

Festival Theatres Manager
Crystal MacDonell

Theatres Supervisor
Tali Anzel-Sivkin


VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers Manager
Alicks Girowski

Volunteers Coordinators
Jane Karges
Julian Oliveira

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