first-time governors have been elected to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors. In addition, eight incumbents have been reelected and four previous governors are returning to the Board.
The first-time governors are Kate Amend
, Documentary Branch; Daniel R. Fellman, Executives Branch; Albert Berger
, Producers Branch; Bob Rogers
, Short Films and Feature Animation Branch; and Mark Mangini
, Sound Branch.
The reelected governors are Annette Bening
, Actors Branch; Lora Kennedy
, Casting Directors Branch; Jeffrey Kurland
, Costume Designers Branch; Rick Carter
, Designers Branch; Michael Tronick
, Film Editors Branch; Kathryn Blondell
, Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch; Cheryl Boone Isaacs
, Public Relations Branch; and Phil Robinson
, Writers Branch.
Returning to the Board after a hiatus are governors Caleb Deschanel
, Cinematographers Branch; Edward Zwick
, Directors Branch; Charles Bernstein
, Music Branch; and Bill Taylor
, Visual Effects Branch.
The Academy’s 17 branches are each represented by three governors, who may serve up to three consecutive three-year terms.