Advisory Board

Executive Director, Puffin Foundation, Ltd. - Gladys Miller Rosenstein

President, Puffin Foundation, Ltd. - Perry Rosenstein

Co-Founder of TIFF - Judy Distler

Former Executive Director of TIFF - Ellen Rand

Former Teaneck Mayor - Jacqueline B. Kates

President, Teaneck Chamber of Commerce - Larry Bauer

Past President, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Bergen/Passaic Chapter - Yvonne Witter

Arts Co-Chairs, Bergen County Chapter of The Links, Inc. - Janice Johnson & Tiannia Barnes

Veteran Radio Newscaster and Host of Conversations with Creative Women - Sandi Klein

Arts & Culture Chair, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Bergen/Passaic Chapter - Sonia C. Tracey & Jacqueline Michele Ridley 

Temple Emeth - Edward Pierce & Jason Kooistra

YWCA of Bergen County - Helen Archontou & Anthony Torres

Officers and Members of Organizing Committee

Executive Director - Jeremy Lentz

Development Directors - Judy Distler & Eva Tobias

C.F.O. - Stephanie McCaw

Volunteer & Gala Coordinator - Lee Long

Gala Coordinator - Addie Wijnen 

Press Coordinator - Susan Davison

Program Designer - Chris Finley

Grant Writers - Evelyn Wolff & Ellen Rand

Poster Designer - Carolyn Komerska

West Coast Film Scouts - Joan & Paul Sher

Photographers - Ray Turkin & Barbara Balkin

Youth Outreach & Community Relations Advisors - Theodora Lacey & Jeannette Curtis-Rideau

Digital Marketing & Social Media - Michele Clear

Features Editor & Social Media - Jason Guzman

Talent & Development - Sabrina Clay

Videographer & Film Editor - Lon Garelick

Communications & Design - Julie Greller

Film Selection Committee

Jeremy Lentz, Judy Distler, David Bland, Mary Jane Tucker, Jeanette Curtis-Rideau, Lee Long, Joan Sher, Karen Yucht, Phil Yucht, Addie Wijnen, Deborah Eliyahu, Bruce Prince, Paul Sher, Angela Bonavoglia, and Ann Yerman

Members at Large

Janet Abbott, David McCaw, Rhona Herman, Micki Shilan, Susan Davison, Matt Okin, Janice Preschel, Elyjah Jackson, Anthony Torres, Dena Grushkin, Juan Yepes, Karen Sacks

Official TIFF moderators

Sandi Klein, Ellen Rand, Jeanette Curtis-Rideau, Eric Goldman, Bob McGrath, Daniel Rhynhold, Jeremy Lentz, David Bland