WGA East names two top execs

Guild appoints Marsha Seeman, Justin Molito

WGA East has added two execs to its senior management ranks.

Marsha Seeman has returned to the guild after a 12-year absence as assistant exec director, and Justin Molito has been named director of organizing.

The appointments are the latest in the makeover of the guild’s management under newly appointed exec director Lowell Peterson (Daily Variety, May 23).

Seeman previously worked for the Writers Guild of America East from 1991-97 as manager of programs and services. In her new post, she’ll work closely with Peterson and assistant exec director Ruth Gallo. Molito comes to the WGAE after working as an organizer for the Transport Workers Union of America and Service Employees Intl. Union, among other unions.

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