Executive Board

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Tim McCabe

Co-President

Owner of and accountant with Talent Paymaster, Inc. and Neverland Film Services, Tim has provided services for over 400 advertising agencies and production companies. Also a recording artist and songwriter, Tim was a founding member of the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.

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Craig Miller

Co-President + Public Relations Committee Chair

Founded Craig Miller Productions in 1985, Craig has produced award-winning productions for Fortune 500 companies. He is also a member of AICP(se), the Atlanta Ad Club and the Governor’s Film Advisory Board. Craig has served on the GPP board for eight years.

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Trish Taylor

Vice President

A former news reporter and news director, Trish is a public relations consultant, recently serving on the board as PR director for WIFTA. She also stays busy as an actor and voice over talent.

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Treasurer

Principal of LA Wright & Associates, LLC which provides accounting, tax and business advisory services. Entertainment is one specialization. Also served as Treasurer for Women In Film & Television Atlanta.

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Randall Franks

Secretary + Fast Forward Initiative Chair

Best known as Officer Randy Goode from TV’s “In the Heat of the Night”, Randall is also a musician, author, journalist, and columnist. He is Northwest Georgia Joint Development Authority film liaison.

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Michelle Kabashinski

Communications + Fundraising Committee Chair

Producer and co-owner of Sun Moon Stars, Michelle is currently in production of a short musical film and is an actor with the People Store.

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Melissa Goodman

Internal Governance Committee Chair

Since 1992, Melissa has been Executive Director for the Atlanta Local of SAG-AFTRA. In 2004, she was appointed to the Governor’s Advisory Commission on Film, Video and Music.

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Clark Cofer

Membership Committee Chair

Working in the Film/Video Production Community for more than 23 years, Clark has worn many hats including Executive Producer, Producer, Project Manager and Art Director. He is currently working in Business Development for Crawford Media Services.

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Wilbur Fitzgerald

Governmental Affairs Committee Chair

Wilbur is an attorney and actor. He worked on the state film commission team, which brought the new tax incentives into law in 2008. He is immediate past president of the Georgia branch of legacy Screen Actors Guild.

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Mark Knapp

Information Technology Committee Chair

Mark Knapp is an actor and former software business owner. He moved to Atlanta in 2010 after selling his business and is now a full-time actor with Atlanta Models & Talent.

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Linda Burns

Education Committee Chair

Primarily a producer and production supervisor for commercials, Linda also produces indie features, two of which premiered and sold at Sundance. She runs the PA Academy, teaches industry workshops, and sits on the executive boards of Atlanta Film Festival and Core of Culture.

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Fran Burst-Terranella

Speaker Series Committee Chair + Film Festival Committee Vice Chair

A founding member of the Atlanta Film Festival and Women in Film and Television/Atlanta, Fran is an EMMY-winning independent filmmaker creating television shows, commercials, PSAs and documentaries. She served as co-president of the GPP from 2006—09.

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Brennan Dicker

Film Festival Committee Chair

Director of Post Sales for Crawford Media Services, Brennan works closely with commercial and episodic broadcast clients. He also serves on the SCAD Atlanta Advisory Council, the Metro Atlanta Chamber Advisory board, and the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival Steering Committee.

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Steve Mensch

Immediate Past Co- President

One of the founders of GPP, Steve is the Director of Studio and Location Operations of Turner Studios for Turner Broadcasting. He began his career in entertainment as the General Manager and Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Feature Systems production equipment.

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Cameron McAllister

Social Media

Born and raised in Acworth, GA, Cameron is a graduate of Kennesaw State University, where he studied Geographic Information Science and Minored in Film. He currently works for both the Atlanta and Rome Film Festivals, and launched a film review blog site, ReelGA.com.

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