Working time

January - May 3:
Mon - Fri: 10:00 - 4:00 PM
Closed on Weekends

NBFF Headquarters

2000 Quail St,
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Parking in rear

To contact a member of the Newport Beach Film Festival staff, insert their first and last name, separated by a period to the domain nbff.wpengine.com, likeso[email protected]

ADMINISTRATION
Karen Adams, Director

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Jennifer Wales,  Director
Dave Schneipp

CALL FOR ENTRIES
Briana Koenke, Director

CEO/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Gregg Schwenk

COLLEGIATE SHOWCASE
Laura Weinreich, Coordinator

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS
Catherine Dickinson

CULINARY PARTNERSHIPS
Dave Schniepp
Briana Koenke

EVENT PRODUCTION
Stephanie Chin, Director of Special Events
Glase Lomond, Senior Production Manager

GUEST EXPERIENCE & VIP SERVICES
Miriam Saadati, Co-Director
Rand Collins, Co-Director

GRAPHICS AND DIGITAL MEDIA
Mia Lepe, Director

INDUSTRY & SEMINARS
Lohanne Cook, Director

INTERNS
Paul Lavigne, Director

JURY COORDINATOR
Matt Keyser

PROGRAMMING
Riki Kucheck, Festival Director
Sarah Sleeger, Director of Programming
Matt Keyser, Programming Coordinator
Dennis Baker, Director (Shorts)
Leslie Feibleman, Director of Special Programs + Community Cinema
Erika Tucker, Senior Programmer
Cathy Udovch, Senior Programmer
Jay Winterstein, Senior Programmer
Heather Kenihan, Senior Programmer
Deona Hamilton, Senior Programmer

FEATURES PROGRAMMING
Taylor Braun
Kaycee Cortez
Jordan Gold
Charlene Keeler
Ginny Laird
Sofi Ozden
Phillip Patsel
John Prichard
Michael Prichard
Cade Russell
Tina Ryder

SHORTS PROGRAMMING
Kélanie Aragão
Susan Avval
Ana Bosch
Sue Chin
Jared Coplen
Danny DeLillo
Greta Hagen-Richardson
Biana Houndonougbo
Bojana Sandic
Nicholas Thurkettle
Marlene Tolfa
Erika Tucker
Laura Weinreich
Tim Winterstein

PUBLISHING
Richie Beckman, Program Designer

REVIEWING
Dorothy Kraus, Coordinator

SPONSORSHIP
Jennifer Wales,  Director

SUBMISSIONS & PRINT TRAFFIC
Riki Kucheck

TICKETING
Meghan McGarvey, Director
Karla Torres, Consultant

TRAVEL
Karen Adams, Coordinator

VENUES
Liz Davies, Coordinator
Norma Wilson, Hospitality

WEB DEVELOPMENT
Mia Lepe