The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles has announced its board of directors and officers for 2016.
Kieran Breen, president of international marketing at 20th Century Fox International, is staying as chairman of the board of directors and Ian Jessel and Peter Morris will serve as deputy co-chairs. Philip Cross will now serve as treasurer and Gary Goldberger as secretary.
Other newly elected board members include Bonnie Arnold and Andy Bird. They will join the remaining returning members Adam Bialow, Bryony Foster, Paul Heller, James Knight, Vivian Mayer, Richard Thompson, Stewart Till and Beverley Ward.
The board works with the staff to provide programming, events and initiatives that BAFTA Los Angeles presents, the fulfillment of its mission and the operations of the organization.
“The strength of this year’s Board is an indication of just how influential BAFTA Los Angeles has become in the community here in LA,” said Breen in a statement. “2016 promises to be an exciting and pivotal year in the growth of our Academy and I am delighted to be leading such a highly talented and experienced group of executives.”