2023 Board of Directors




Andrea Carter

Andrea Carter & Associates

Publicist, Event Specialist

Kate Spates

Vice President
Marketing Professional, Producer, Strategist

Carolyn Moloscho
Secretary, Screenplay Writer

Kinnidee Lauenroth

Controller, Osborne Rincon CPAs


Laurilie Jackson
College of the Desert

Associate Professor of Media Production,
KESQ News Anchor

Renae Madore
President RM Inspired Designs, Entrepreneur

Elli Tourje

Voice Actor, Real Estate Agent

Meagan VanSant
Casting Director/Producer/Host

Levi Vincent

Greater Palm Springs Film Alliance & Film Office, Inc.

Kim Waltrip

Director, Producer

President, Wonderstar Productions


Wendy Winks



Filmmakers Lab - Kim Waltrip, Chair

Education Lab - Levi Vincent, Chair

Events - Kim Waltrip, Chair; Melissa Neiderman; Patti Gribow; Levi Vincent

Scholarships - Janice Lopez, Chair

Marketing - Kate Spates, Chair; Meagan VanSant

Membership - Elli Tourje, Chair

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Advisory Council

Shari Belafonte Behrens
President of Sowelu Entertainment, LTD
Vice President, 3Faces Media,  

Marketing & Consulting

Mitch Blumberg
Chairman Governing Board,
Desert Regional Medical Center;
Former Film Producer and Studio Executive

Theresa Romero Britton
Director, Coachella Valley BookPALS

Elaine Church
Producer, Actress, Events

Sheri Davis
Vice President, Inland Empire Film Services

Karen Devine
News Anchor/Reporter KESQ - TV

Patti Gribow
Past President, Actress

Dr. Susan Murphy
Author/Keynote Speaker/Business Consultant

Platinum Circle

Alexandra Sheldon


Leanna Bonamici

In Memoriam, Founder PSWIFT

Pattie Daly Caruso
In Memoriam

Denise DuBarry Hay
In Memoriam

Jackie Lee Houston
In Memoriam

Rozene Supple
In Memoriam

Past Presidents

Leanna Bonamici

Denise Dubarry Hay
Fern Field
Diane Ahlstrom
Patti Gribow
Sherry Halperin
Christiane Joubert
Kim Waltrip

Palm Springs Women in Film & Television 

1775 E Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 110-42, •  Palm Springs, California 92264-1623

Tel: 760-289-5464 • Email: office@pswift.org • 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, Tax ID # 42-1616628

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