Staff + Board

VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SOCIETY
VIFF, VIFF Industry, Vancity Theatre + Atrium

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Jacqueline Dupuis


SPONSORSHIP + DEVELOPMENT

Director of Corporate Partnerships 
Colin Jarvis

Sponsorship Manager
Morgaine Jennings

 

MARKETING

Marketing Director
Lainé Slater 

Digital Communications Coordinator
Georgina Chaplin

Marketing Coordinator
Cecelia Cheung

Graphic Designers
Georgina Chaplin,
Steve Chow

Manager, Information Technology and Sales Operations
Adam Theriault

VIFF+  Membership Coordinator
Brie Koniczek

OPERATIONS

Director Finance and Administration
Linda Gorrie

Operations Manager
Kyle Fostner

Office + Facility Manager
Lori Strong

Database Administrator
Sandy Gow

Accounting and Payroll Assistant
Susan Cai 
 
Volunteer Engagement Manager
Brie Koniczek

Operations Assistant
Tessa Sechay 

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Chair
Dave Hewitt

 

Rudy Buttignol
Colin Browne
Kevin Campbell
Scott Dunlop
Joan Elangovan
J. Joly
Jae J. Kim
Pete Mitchell
Liz Shorten
Terry Whitehead 
 

Festival Founder
Leonard Schein 


 

VANCITY THEATRE + ATRIUM 

Program + Rentals Manager
Tom Charity

Theatre Operations Manager
J Bradford

Technical Director

Film Centre Production Coordinator
Kathy Evans

 

VIFF INDUSTRY

Producer
Frances Bergin

Coordinator
Maria Rodriguez

Creative Director of the Vancouver Green Forum – VIFF Impact
Zena Harris 

Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF)

PROGRAMMING

Director of International Programming
Alan Franey

Program Manager + Senior Programmer
PoChu AuYeung

Canadian Images Programmer
Terry McEvoy

Dragons + Tigers Programmer
Shelly Kraicer

Dragons + Tigers Programmer
Tony Rayns 

Programming Associate
Mark Peranson

International Shorts Programmer
Sandy Gow

Program Logistics Coordinator +
Canadian Images Shorts Programmer
Curtis Woloschuk

International Program Coordinator
Tammy Bannister

 

EXHIBITIONS

Exhibitions Manager
Sean Wilson

Box Office Manager
Lora Haber

VIFF THEATRES

Technical Director
Matt Kunau

 




PUBLICITY

Special Projects and Communications
Lauren Stasila 

Jive Communications

 

FESTIVAL PUBLICATIONS

Editor/Publications Coordinator
Curtis Woloschuk

Associate Editor
Jack Vermee

Database Publishing
Sandy Gow

Graphic Designer
Steve Chow | chowdesign.ca

PROGRAMMING CONSULTANTS
Tammy Bannister, Tom Charity, Victor Martinez, Pavol Hell, Robert Ingram, Alissa Simon, Jack Vermee, Curtis Woloschuk

CONTRIBUTING WRITERS
Mike Archibald, Tammy Bannister, Tom Charity, Adam Cook, Alan Franey, Shelly Kraicer, Terry McEvoy, Mark Peranson, Tony Rayns, Alissa Simon, Jack Vermee, Curtis Woloschuk

INTERNATIONAL SCREENING COMMITTEE
Tania Alekson, Mike Archibald, Austin Aplin, Jorge Ignacio Castillo, Iuliana Constantinescu, Venay Felton, Ann Marie Fleming, Melanie Friesen, Michael Ghent, Dylan Griffith, Meagan Lum, Joel Martineau, Giancarlo Moro, Anil Patade, Graham Peat, Lisa Rasmussen, Kaen Seguin, Lori Strong, Ana Valine, Donna Welstein, Kathryn Wood, Danais Year, Keith Yoshida

CANADIAN IMAGES SCREENING COMMITTEE
Michelle Bjornson, Nicole Brazeau, Susan Buie, Josh Cabrita, Karrmen Crey, Damien Eagle Bear, Andrée Faucher, Brie Koniczek, Ray Lai, Nisha Platzer, Janos Sitar