Welcome to the people who empower through innovation and creativity. The four pillars of our team culture are integrity, high energy, world class excellence and love.

CEO & Co-Founder
President & Co-Founder
Director of Programming / Associate Director
Director of Online Content / Technical Manager
Manager, Picture The Possibilities
Associate Producer
Bookkeeping & Finance
Manager, Information Services
Marketing Manager
Publicity Manager
Cinequest Mavericks Studio
Christina Kyes
Event Manager
Nyam Adodoadji
Hospitality & Volunteer Manager
Natalie Maharaj
Chief Concierge

Board of Directors

Kathleen J. Powell
President & Co-Founder
Halfdan Hussey
CEO & Co-Founder
Carlos Montalvo
CEO Tech Start-up Advisor
David Sobel
Retired Kaiser Permanente
Geoff Stedman
SVP StorNext Solutions at Quantum

Leadership Council

Ramune Ambrozaitis
Co-Founder, Ridgeline Entertainment
Gilles BianRosa
David C. Brett
President, Brett Company
Christina Brodbeck
Managing Partner at Rivet Ventures
Amber Caska
Schmidt Philanthropies
Satjiv Chahil
CEO/Board Advisor
Joel Coler
Retired Fox Studio Executive
Jeff Colvin
Executive VP, Comerica Bank
Martin Cooper
Inventor, Entrepreneur, Futurist
Kara Goldin
Founder & CEO, HINT
Todd Hoddick
CEO Barco Escape
Ken Lowe
Co-Founder & Vice President, VIZIO, Inc.
Margaret Maloney
Ellen McGirt
Former Senior Writer, Fast Company
Phil Molyneux
Area President Americas, Dyson; Former President & COO, Sony Electronics, Inc.
Kevin Swint
VP Content & Services, Samsung Electronics
Katherine Vidal
Principal, Fish & Richardson
Esther Wojcicki
Founder, Media Arts Program at Palo Alto High School; Chair of Creative Commons Board of Directors
Kari Phylis Wolff
Oakland A's
Steve Wozniak
Co-Founder, Apple Inc.

In Memory Of...

Founder, Midnite Express