Meet the Team

Our team has diverse and complimentary backgrounds in film marketing, independent film distribution, production, PR, education, activism and politics.

Christie Marchese


Wendy Cohen


Ellis Watamanuk

Vice President, Distribution

Megan Ryan

Senior Director, Impact Campaigns

Megan Vandervort

Senior Director, Impact Distribution

Denae Peters

Director, Impact Distribution

Kait Halibozek

Senior Manager, Impact Distribution

Linnea Herren

Manager, Impact Events

Shadi Garman

Manager, Digital & Partnerships

Kibret Yebetit

Manager, Impact Campaigns

Kayla Kaipolani

Administrative Coordinator

Will Hilbert

Impact Distribution Coordinator

Lillie Fleshler

Coordinator, Impact Distribution

Rebecca Strawn

Impact Strategy Coordinator