New board members for Women in Film

Four elected to Los Angeles group

Four new members have been elected to the board of Women in Film, Los Angeles: Susanne Daniels, media consultant and former president of entertainment at Lifetime Networks; Diana Derycz-Kessler, president and CEO of the L.A. Film School and L.A. Recording School; Iris Grossman, ICM talent agent and president emeritus of WIF, L.A.; and producer Cathy Schulman, president of Mandalay Pictures and Mandalay Independent.

The group's president, Jane Fleming, who is entering her third consecutive year at the head of WIF, L.A., said: "With Susanne, Diana, Iris and Cathy joining our already exceptional board of directors, Women in Film is perfectly positioned to support our membership -- and the entertainment industry at large -- in the unique challenges and opportunities we all face."

In addition to Fleming, the organization's officers are Nicole Katz, CFO; Hillary Bibicoff, secretary; Glen Alpert, CFO; Robert Nieto, vp technology; and Pamela Rodi, vp marketing.

The other returning board members are Ivy Kagan Bierman, Beth Bohn, Deborah Bothun, Holly Holmberg Brooks, Joannie Burstein, Vicki Dummer, Lisa Gewirtz, Cheryl Kagan, Gabrielle Kelly, Danica Krislovich, Sam Martin, Lillah McCarthy, Nina Nisenholtz, Chevonne O'Shaughnessy, Pat Quinn, Marion Rosenberg, Susan Simons, Bonnie Spence, Shelby Stone and Mike Tschida.