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Advisory Council​


The members of the CSUEA Advisory Council are high profile, executives, creators, and trendsetters in all facets of entertainment arts who represent media giants, leading studios and independent companies. The Council helps guide the CSU’s efforts to develop mutually beneficial industry partnerships and the most relevant course and career development standards for our students.

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Alice Carter
Alice A. Carter
Professor Emeritus, San Jose State Animation Program
 
Dan Cohen
Dan Cohen
President, Paramount Worldwide TV Licensing
 
Grazia Como
Grazia Como
University Relations Recruiter, Manager, Dreamworks
 
Grazia Como
Nicole Dial
School Relations & Talent Development, Disney Animation
 
Maureen Droney
Maureen Droney
Managing Director, Producers & Engineers Wing, The Recording Academy
 
David Eilenberg
David Eilenberg
President, ITV Entertainment
 
Jean Firstenberg
Jean Picker Firstenberg
Trustee, The California State University Board of Directors
 
Bettina Fisher
Bettina Fisher
Director of Educational Initiatives​, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences​
 
Shannon Flynn
Shannon Flynn
Television Director, Nickelodeon, Disney, Awesomeness TV & ABCDigital
 
Wenda Fong
Wenda Fong
Trustee, The California State University Board of Directors
 
Courtney Granner
Courtney Granner
Professor Emeritus, San Jose State Animation Program
 
Rex Grignon
Rex Grignon
CEO & Co-Founder, Nimble Collective
 
Ilan Haimoff
Ilan Haimoff
Partner, Motion Picture & Television Participation Services, Green Hasson Janks
 
Eve Honthaner
Eve Honthaner
Deputy Director, California Film Commission
 
Benjamin Hung
Benjamin Hung
COO, DMG Entertainment NA
 
Steve Ip
Steve Ip
Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer at ADVR, Co-Founder at MAP
 
Doug Jackson
Doug Jackson
Director of Programming Operations, Sony Pictures Entertainment
 
Gregg Katano
Gregg Katano
VP of U.S. Operations at HOLOGATE, Partner at VR Arcade
 
Ilyanne Kichaven
Ilyanne Morden Kichaven
Executive Director, Los Angeles, SAG-AFTRA
 
Carole Kirschner
Carole Kirschner
Director of the Writers Guild of America's Showrunner Training Program
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Larry Laboe
Larry Laboe
President of Production at SXM​
 
Kristina Leach
Kristina Leach
Playwright & Teaching Artist, The Geffen and South Coast Repertory Theatre
 
Jessica Lindl
Jessica Lindl
Global Head of Education at Unity Technologies
 
Michael J. Luisi
Michael J. Luisi
Producer & Executive
Motion Picture, TV, Digital
 
Luis Patino
Luis Patiño
Senior Vice President and GM, Univision Television Group
 
Robert Ramirez
Robert Ramirez
Digital Media Producer, Netflix
 
Nancy Robinson
Nancy Robinson
Director, Education Programs at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation
 
Juan Rodriguez
Juan Rodriguez
Senior Manager, Product & Portfolio Management, Disney Media Networks
 
katie soo
Katie Soo
Senior Vice President, Marketing, Warner Bros. Digital Networks​
 
Justin Threatt
Justin Threatt
Senior Director, Sales & Business Operations, Fox Sports
 
Sam Wick
Sam Wick
Head of Ventures, United Talent Agency