DGA group elects three

The Women’s Steering Committee of the Directors Guild of America has elected three co-chairwomen for the coming year.

Jane Dawson, director and Board of Trustees member of the DGA/WGAW Women’s Filmmakers program, stays on as a co-chair.

Arlene Albertson, who helped establish the Womens’ Filmmaker Project in New York, and Kool Marder, a feature production exec at Universal, were also voted in.

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