DGA promotes Jon Larsen

Will oversee ADs, unit production managers

The DGA’s Jon Larson has been promoted to the newly created position of associate western executive director for the guild, overseeing thousands of assistant director and unit production manager members and acting as a staff liaison to the AD/UPM councils.

Larson will continue to oversee indie directors for the guild as well. Larson joined the DGA in 1999.