IFTA (Independent Film & Television Alliance) has announced its new executive committee and board of directors.
The elections were held as part of IFTA’s annual members meeting, which took place on Thursday  in Century City.
IFTA’s seven-strong executive committee is headed by IFTA chairman Lloyd Kaufman (Troma Entertainment), who was re-elected last September and is serving the second year in his term.
Newly elected executive committee members are: Richard Guardian (Lightning Entertainment), vice-chairperson; Avi Lerner (Nu Image), vice-chairperson/finance; Mark Lindsay (Arclight Films), vice-chairperson; and Elisabeth Costa de Beauregard Rose (Lakeshore Entertainment), chairperson/IFTA Export Alliance.
Entering the second year of their two-year terms are Pierre David (Imagination Worldwide) as vice-chairperson and Brad Kembel (Summit Entertainment) as vice-chairperson / secretary.
The following were elected to new terms on the board of directors: Steve Bickel (Orpheum Communications); Nicolas Chartier (Voltage Pictures); Mark Damon (Foresight Unlimited); Clay Epstein (The Little Film Company); Kim Fox (Inferno Entertainment); Tatyana Joffe (IM Global); Tony Kandah (Hollywood Wizard); Brian O’Shea (Affinity International); Wendy Reeds (Lionsgate); Mimi Steinbauer (Hyde Park International); and Lisa Wilson (GK Films).
Continuing in their board positions are: Paul Hertzberg (Cinetel Films); Jay Joyce (Artist View Entertainment); Nicole Mackey (Fortissimo Films UK); Almira Malyshev (Screen Media Ventures); Bobby Meyers (Meyers Film Entertainment); Charlotte Mickie (eOne); Barbara Mudge (Worldwide Film Entertainment); Michael Ryan (Sequence Films); and Adam Wright (Vision Films).
Kirk D’Amico (Myriad Pictures) and Brad Krevoy (Motion Picture Corporation Of America) will serve as alternates for the 2010–11 term.