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 Strategy

Megan Vandervort

Senior Director, Impact Events

Denae Peters

Director, Impact Distribution

Kait Halibozek

Senior Manager, Impact Distribution

Shadi Garman

Manager, Digital & Partnerships

Kibret Yebetit

Manager, Impact Distribution

Kayla Kaipolani

Coordinator, Administration

Will Hilbert

Coordinator, Impact Distribution

Lillie Fleshler

Coordinator, Impact Distribution

Rebecca Strawn

Coordinator, Impact Strategy