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Board of Directors

Meet the people behind the magic. Our board is dedicated to preserving film in its best form.

Governing Board

Brian Rivette
Chair; Favorite Film: Casablanca
Phil Cooper
CPA, Cooper Savas LLC, Managing Partner; Favorite Film: The Diving Bell And The Butterfly
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Laura Cannon
Treasurer; CPA/Tax Partner, Cooper Savas LLC; Favorite Film: 12 Angry Men (1957)
Sarah Sinwell
Sarah Sinwell
SLFS Board Vice Chair; Associate Professor, Department of Media Arts, University of Utah; Favorite Film: PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE
Bridget Shears-Lee
Owner, Keeping Your Life Elevated; Favorite Film: Get Out, Parasite
Jonathon Tichy
SLFS Board Exec. Committee Member; HON. CONSUL OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC IN SALT LAKE CITY; Favorite Film: Closely Watched Trains
Kelly Loosli
Animation Professor, BYU; Favorite Film: Ratatouille, Pinocchio, The Red Turtle, The Man Who Planted Trees
Kurt Bestor
Composer/Performer; Favorite Film: The Deerhunter
Kevin Hanson
Film & Media Arts Department, University of Utah
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Patricia Cortés Guadarrama
Consulate of Mexico in Salt Lake City, Deputy Consul; Favorite film: Cronos by Guillermo del Toro
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Joseph Gee
General Manager; Publik Concepts

Founder Board

Kris Liacopoulos
Paul Liacopoulos
Peter Kelson

Advisory Board

SLC Community Leaders
Bill Allred
Chris Lippard
Rachel Hodson
Scott Ulbrich
Thomas Sobchack
Tom Jakab
Film Professionals
Barbara Boyle
Chapin Cutler
Digital Media Guru
David Cummins
Post Production
Kevin Hanson
Film & Media Arts Department, University of Utah
Lance Williams
Trevor Groth
Sundance Senior Programmer
Film Directors
Diana Whitten
Jared Hess
Jerusha Hess
Keith Gordon
Richard Dutcher
Tyler Measom