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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Communications + Fundraising Committee Chair
Producer and co-owner of Sun Moon Stars, Michelle is currently in production of a short musical film. She is also an actor with the People Store and serves on the Fine Arts Committee for First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta.
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.
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.
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.
Information Technology Committee Chair
John Kabashinski is a three-time Emmy nominated Writer/Producer/Director who creates online platforms, websites and videos. John is also a writer and speaker on media streaming and manages the GPP online efforts.
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.
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.
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.
Immediate Past Co- President
Founder of Magick Lantern Studios, Bill also directs and produces children’s programs, documentaries and independent features. He has served on the GPP Executive Committee for over a decade, including work on numerous committees, as well as being past Vice-President and Co-President.