Boards

QWOCMAP BOARD OF DIRECTORS

All Board members are queer women of color filmmakers and artists.

  • Maya Chinchilla
  • T. Kebo Drew
  • Madeleine C. Lim
  • Marta Martinez
  • Tracy Nguyen
  • Leisette Rodriguez
  • Dawn Surrat
  • B.K. Williams
QWOCMAP ADVISORY BOARD AND MENTORS

Advisory board members assist with publicity and outreach for our Training and Exhibition programs, as well as serve as consultants. Identified members also serve as mentors to our Intermediate Workshop participants as part of our Training Program.

  • Aarin Burch (Mentor)
    Independent Filmmaker, AARIN BURCH PRODUCTIONS
    Director, The Art of Laurel Burch; My People Are… Youth Pride in Mixed Heritage; Michigan Fever; Reflections Unseen
  • Cheryl Dunye (Mentor)
    Independent Filmmaker
    Director, My Baby’s Daddy; Watermelon Woman; Stranger Inside; She Don’t Fade
  • Cassandra Falby
    Former Asset Manager, PIXAR ANIMATION STUDIOS
    Director, Texture of Honesty
  • Mary Guzm├ín (Mentor)
    Independent Filmmaker, ONE OF 9 CUBANITOS FILMS
    Director, Do The Math; Mind If I Call You Sir?; Desi’s Looking For A New Girl
  • Pratibha Parmar (Mentor)
    Independent Filmmaker, KALI FILMS
    Director, American Masters: Alice Walker; Nina’s Heavenly Delights; Warrior Marks; Khush; Double The Trouble, Twice The Fun
  • Jennifer Phang (Mentor)
    Independent Filmmaker, AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE ALUMNI
    Director, Half Life; Target Audience 9.1; Love Limited
  • Desi del Valle
    Independent Filmmaker, Actor, Media Consultant
    Director, Cruel, Back to Life Actor, Desi’s Looking for a New Girl, Costa Brava, Mod-Fuck Explosion, Some Prefer Cake, Drift
  • Yvonne Welbon
    Independent Filmmaker, AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE ALUMNI
    Chair, Journalism and Media Studies Department, Bennett College for Women.
    Director, Living With Pride: Ruth Ellis @ 100; Sisters in Cinema; The Taste of Dirt; Remembering Wei Yi Fang, Remembering Myself; Sisters in the Life: First Love; Missing Relations; The Cinematic Jazz of Julie Dash; Monique