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Industry Professionals


Erin Graham

Erin is a social media editor from western New York currently residing in Queens. She received a film degree from Emerson College where she did everything from studying abroad in a castle in the Netherlands to covering press at San Diego Comic Con. Erin is currently obsessed with video games and her cat, Winnie. She’s […]

Gabby Busche

Gabby Busche, the Film Lab’s Treasurer, is a Virginia native, is a current private equity associate and former investment banking analyst. She graduated from the University of Virginia in 2018 with a B.S. in Commerce and a B.A. in Economics. In her spare time, she enjoys learning Swedish (Hej!) and visiting museums throughout the city.

Melissa Skirboll

Melissa Skirboll is an award winning filmmaker and screenwriter. She has collaborated with the Film Lab numerous times as a director, including for the Film Lab’s production arm, AAFL TV, and on the IWATTAU play, which was written up in Broadway World. She is thrilled to join the team in a long term capacity and to […]

James Kyson

Voted by TV Guide as €œHollywood’s 25 Hottest€, James Kyson finished Hawaii Five-O on CBS, and a 4-year run on NBC’s Heroes as Ando€™. A native of NYC, James graduated from Bronx H.S. of Science, then went on to study communications & broadcasting at Boston University, and New England Institute of the Arts. After a stint […]

Daryl King

Daryl King, a Brooklyn native,went to high school in New York, and graduated from Columbia University in 2010.  A gifted writer and organized thoughtful artist, Daryl has been inspired by Rei Kawakubo’s playful rebellion against strict and stark subjectivity.  Perfection is part of the requirement and qualifications of art and architecture, which is the reason why, […]

Jennifer Betit Yen

Jennifer Betit Yen is an actor (Nora from Queens (Comedy Central), The Flight Attendant (HBO Max), New Amsterdam (NBC), Royal Pains (USA), Search Party (TBS)), screenwriter (The Opposite of a Fairy Tale) and writer/producer (La La Land, My Not So subConscious, The Opposite of a Fairy Tale).  On May 9, 2019, Mayor Bill de Blasio of New […]

Gudger Goodyear

Gudger Goodyear, the Film Lab’s Chief Morale Officer, is a rescue dog from Tennessee who attends most Film Lab events in return for kibbles and bits.  He has appeared in many of our AAFL TV productions but assures everyone he is not a diva.  He enjoys peanut butter, cuddling and posing on the red carpet.

Luana Sandoval

Luana Sandoval is from Germany.  She is an actor and enjoys handling and coordinating the Film Lab’s social media.  Her special focus is Instagram.

Constance Allison

Constance Allison is a nurse and enjoys luaus.  She loves theatre and tv and is a loyal volunteer for SAG-AFTRA.  She is also the very proud grandma to two amazing grandchildren.  She is a caretaker of the land and is grateful for Mother Nature.  Aloha ‘Aina.

Georges Bridges

Georges Bridges volunteers for the Film Lab as a check in person and as the community outreach liaison.  During the day, he works as a building concierge and doorman.  Georges is also a model and has appeared in several fashion shows.  He is delighted to appear as Film Lab’s spokesperson and representative for such events as […]