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Steve Grumette Artistic Director Steve Grumette is the founder and Artistic Director of the Ojai Film Festival. He has worked in the motion picture industry for more than thirty years as director, cameraman and editor. His collaborative project, "The Magic Machines," won the Academy Award for "Best Live Action Short Subject." His other films have won numerous festival awards, including top prizes at the American and Atlanta Film Festivals. While working as a consultant on the film "WarGames," he pioneered the use of live computer imagery in motion pictures and subsequently created computer effects for more than a dozen major Hollywood films.
Bob O'Connor  Board Member 
Erik Wilde  Board Member, Director of Gold Coast 
Susan Burrell  Board Member 
John Flynn  Board Member    
Russell Martin  Board Member     
Patrick Duffey  Director of Technical Operations
Carissa Collinge  Director of Focus Earth  
Stephanie Pizzuti  Director of Operations
Steven Karp  Field Operations (Intern)  
Graham Strong   Field Operations (Intern)  
Joni Kearney  Director of Celebrity Talent Coordination 
Briana Beebe   Director of Student Filmmaking Program  
Anne Shrage  Filmmaker Liaison
Lauren Kinsley  VIP Hospitality   
Chelsea Jones  VIP Hospitality    
Keira Geary  Filmmaker Hospitality   
Aldrin  Villanueva  Filmmaker Hospitality