In an ever-changing world, a work/life balance can be difficult to maintain. It’s time to ask: “What do I need to flourish in both?” Imagine the possibilities, then partner with
In an ever-changing world, a work/life balance can be difficult to maintain. It’s time to ask: “What do I need to flourish in both?” Imagine the possibilities, then partner with your employers to make it happen! This panel will provide support and tools to empower you to JUST ASK for what you need to succeed professionally and personally!
Hosted by The Animation Guild’s FAM Committee Co-Chair Kyle Neswald and moderated by Women in Animation Board of Directors member
Kristin Donner, Color Designer at Cartoon Network, who is a caregiver for her grandmother, and co-founded The Animation Guild’s FAM Committee, which advocates for family leave and supportive workplaces.
Kait Feeney, Labor & Employment Attorney and Chief Operating Officer, TiLT, an organization that partners with companies to manage leave in a proactive and respectful way.
Elizabeth Ito, Emmy-winning Director and creator of City of Ghosts, an upcoming Netflix show, who is a mother of two young children.
Karen Kirkland, Literary Agent and Founding Partner at Culture Creative Entertainment, who has spent more than a decade nurturing and supporting burgeoning talent.
Jim Mortensen, Supervising Producer at Nickelodeon, who strives to create a flexible and supportive environment.
Lori Perkins, Life Coach specializing in the Co-Active model which balances self-awareness, relationships, and courageous action to create an environment where individuals can be fulfilled.
(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm