With more than 10,000 alumni trained in entertainment and media, the American University Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance (EMAA) aims to create a lifelong and worldwide community of AU alumni with current and aspiring careers in motion pictures, music, television, and theater, as well as news, public communication, journalism, documentaries, and service to these industries.
There are many ways AU alumni can help strengthen their connections through the EMAA:
EMAA is currently seeking Alumni Volunteers who want to be involved in this engagement opportunity. From leading the way to planning events and spreading the word, there’s a place on the EMAA Leadership Circle for everyone to be involved.
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David Aldridge, SOC/BA
Reporter, TNT, TBS, TBD
Alisyn Camerota, SOC/BA
Keith G. Fleer, Esq., SPA/BA; WCL/JD
Owner and Entertainment Attorney
Keith G. Fleer, A Professional Corporation
Darryl B. Frank, SOC/BA
Adam Friedman, SOC/BA
Founder, Producer, Director, Writer
Danielle Gelber, SIS/MA
Executive Vice President, Wolf Films
Executive Producer, Chicago Fire
Michael Helfand, SIS/BA
Executive Vice President, Business Affairs
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions
Barry Josephson, SPA/BA
Ross Levinsohn, SOC/BA
Brian Keane, SOC/BA; SPA/BA
Derek McGinty, SOC/BA
Mitch Nedick, SPA/BA
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
The CW Television Network
Tony Perkins, SOC/BA
Anchor, "Fox 5 Morning News"
WTTG/Fox TV (Washington, D.C.)
Giuliana Rancic, SOC/MA
Anchor, E! News; Co-Host, Fashion Police;
Star of Giuliana & Bill
Adam Sher, Kogod/BA
Chief Creative Officer
Evan Spiliotopoulos, SOC/MA
Matthew Velkes, SIS/BA
Chief Financial Officer
Village Roadshow Pictures Entertainment
Susan Zirinsky, SOC/ BA
Senior Executive Producer
Chanelle Blackwell, WCL/JD
Together Restoring Economic Empowerment
Patrice Cameau, SOC/BA
Creative Communications Consultant
Rob Chiappetta, SIS/BA
Hina Ejaz, SOC/BA
Evil Eye Comedy
The Royal 33 Production House
Perrie Eppie, Kogod/BSBA
Nora Hao, Kogod/BSBA
Director, Strategic Accounts
Heather Harris Roemer, SOC/BA
Production & Traffic Manager, Creative Services, Advertising
The Washington Post
Deb Huberman, SOC/BA
"Today" Show, NBC News
Vivian Jee, Kogod/BSBA
Senior Manager, Marketing and Sales
Claritza Jimenez, SOC/MA
Video Journalist, TV News Producer
The National Press Foundation, Associated Press
Meera Manek, Kogod/MBA
Consultant, Director of Advocacy and Policy
Hollywood Homeless Youth Partnership
James Middleton, SOC/BA
Motion Picture Producer
Yolanda Parks, SOC/BA
Meghan Reese, SOC/BA
Megalomedia, MATBR Productions
Canaan Rubin, SOC/BA
Samara Aberman Sit, SOC/BA
Director, Administration and Special Projects
School of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University
Lauren Williams, SOC/MA
The Bobby Pen
Eric Wright, SOC/BS
Sr. Vice President, Marketing and Business Development
D S Simon Productions
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Washington, DC Film Premiere of Shout Gladi Gladi Please join the School of Communication and the Entertainment & Media Alumni Alliance (EMAA) for an exclusive Washington D.C. premiere of SHOUT GLADI GLADI. This film is produced and directed by EMAA Executive Committee member, and award-winning producer Adam Friedman, SOC/BA. ’79. This event is invitation-only.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
The Bill Gentile Photojournalism Collection Event Join the University Library and the Entertainment Media Alumni Alliance on Thursday, October 22 to celebrate the new Bill Gentile Photojournalism Collection. Professor Gentile is an independent journalist and documentary filmmaker, bringing nearly four decades of field experience to the next generation of communicators. This event is free of charge.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Webinar: Navigating the College Application Process
Applying to college can feel like a full-time job, but educating yourself about key steps can make the college application process less stressful. Join Greg Grauman, Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Admissions, for this webinar to learn some tips to make the process easier. All AU alumni and their family members are invited to attend.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Twitter Town Hall with President Kerwin American University President Neil Kerwin, SPA/BA '71, will host a Twitter Town Hall for alumni on Wednesday, October 28, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. ET. This is an excellent opportunity for you to share your thoughts and ask questions about American University. Submit your questions live (or before the event if you can't attend) by tweeting and including the hashtag #AskAUPres. Follow @AmericanUAlum and #AskAUPres to see President Kerwin's answers and join the conversation!
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