CIFF California Assistants and Volunteers:
2017 Production Crew:
Madelyn Coffman – Judges Panel – Assistant Producer(Second Season)
Madelyn Coffman is the Assistant Producer of CIFF California for 2 Seasons now! Owner of Manifest Glory Productions in Willows California, currently while being a Mother. She spends her time volunteering in her community with a mission to revive entertainment and art for all ages. Experience in organizing events, such as festivals, fund-raisers, and theater productions for 3 generations back. Her goal is to go back to school this year to learn more about event coordinating and grant writing. Maddie considers herself a natural-born social networker connecting resources together to make something beautiful for this earth and its inhabitants.
Danni Yang: Judges Panel – Finance Assistant for Season 2017. Manager at Coca-Cola and recent Graduate of CSU, Chico in Finance and Business. She has contributed greatly to our new application for Fiscal Sponsorship from an incredible Independent Arts Agency in SF, Ca..
Mike Pulliam: Judges Panel – Judge and Assistant for 2017, Mike Pulliam, 58 yrs old, Navy veteran, father of one, retired telecom engineer, community activist, musician, member of Loyal Order of Moose and Fraternal Order of Eagles classic film and classic rock aficionado, an all around good guy!
Steve Kellum: Our Sales/Marketing Lead, Steve Kellum has been an off an on producer since 1996. With experience producing music, film , theatre and events, he specializes in grant writing and fundraising events.
Brian and Jillian Strota:
Jillian is MC for Youth in Film Series,
Brian will be performing Magic during this Series time.
Brian Asher(Gravy Brain):
Kelly M. Desmore – Judges Panel – Bio for CIFF Producer