Producer/business affairs consultant Paula Paizes has been elected the organisation's vice president, and manager/producer Rob Marsala secretary/chairman of the board. Terms are for two years effective July 1, 2007.
Dobson is president of Susie Dobson Global PR, a lifestyle public relations agency.
With over 500 members, six-year-old Los Angeles-based Australians In Film aims to foster a relationship between Australians and Americans through Australian screen culture.
The board of directors is comprised of Jenny Cooney-Carrillo, journalist and member of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Michelle Day, photographer; Michelle Gysberts, partnership director, Tourism Australia, Rob Marsala, owner/manager/producer Marsala Management, Andrew Warne, entertainment reporter and Kym Wilson, actress/entrepreneur.