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.
Join EMMA on Facebook and LinkedIn to connect to other alumni and stay updated on events and meetings.
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
The EMAA planning committee assists in designing various in-person events and online programs, creating a social media buzz, and executing EMAA’s engagement activities.
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
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
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Headed to the SXSW Festival? Join EMAA and SOC Professor Lindsay Grace! Join the Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance and fellow Eagles in Austin for good food, drinks, and fun during an alumni mixer during the South by Southwest Festival hosted by SOC Professor Lindsay Grace. Registration is $10 per person.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
The Renaissance of Television - A Conversation with Jason Gold, BA/SOC '05 Join the Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance for The Renaissance of Television. School of Communication Dean Jeff Rutenbeck, will have an open discussion with alumnus Jason Gold, SOC/BA '05, regarding his successful career in the field of television production.
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