PASSION, DRIVE, AND RESILIENCY


Our team builds grit to help students succeed in life.

MISSION STATEMENT

The Youth Cinema Project is project based learning that produces competent, resilient, and real world problem-solvers and bridges the achievement and opportunity gaps by creating lifelong learners and the entertainment industry’s multicultural future.

BOARD

Edward James Olmos
Founder & Chairman

Bonifacio “Bonny” Garcia
Board President

Richard L. “Rick” Miller
Board Member

Jay Nomura
Board Member

Dr. Ana-Christina Ramón
Board Member

Steven Zubkoff
Board Member

LEADERSHIP

Rafael Agustín
Executive Director

Janel King
Director of Education

Sergio Monserrate
Director of Operations

Bodie Olmos
Program Manager

FILMMAKING MENTORS

Gaby Acevedo
Mentor

Jordyn Barber
Mentor

Steve Elkins
Mentor

Adriana Gonzalez
Mentor

Emilio Kobak
Mentor

Alejandro Marquez
Mentor

Matias Munoz
Mentor

Cherise Pascual
Mentor

Eugenia Renteria
Mentor

Ben Rodriguez
Mentor

Chris Wong
Mentor

Dubois Ashong
Mentor

Maria Cano
Mentor

Rodrigo Espinosa
Mentor

Jo Howard
Mentor

Jennifer Lafleur
Mentor

Courtney Marsh
Mentor

Joanna Nava
Mentor

Naomi Garcia Pasmanick
Mentor

Alicia Rice
Mentor

Jerell Rosales
Mentor

Vanessa Yee
Mentor

Brenda Avila
Mentor

Mark Columbus
Mentor

Erika Sabel Flores
Mentor

Emily Cohen Ibanez
Mentor

Erin Li
Mentor

Nelson Melgar
Mentor

Michael Olmos
Mentor

Kayden Phoenix
Mentor

Marc Rivas
Mentor

Camila Saldarriaga
Mentor

Bambadjan Bamba
Mentor

Robert Douglas
Mentor

Luis Garcia
Mentor

Bijon Imtiaz
Mentor

Maggie Mahrt
Mentor

Ala Mohseni
Mentor

Farzad Ostovarzadeh
Mentor

Aldo Pisano
Mentor

Wesley Rodriguez
Mentor

Boson Wang
Mentor

EDUCATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD

Brian Ahumada
Educational Advisor

Dr. Yesenia Fernandez
Educational Advisor

Dr. Patrick Gittisriboongul
Educational Advisor

Wes Kriesel
Educational Advisor

Gustavo Ortiz
Educational Advisor

Cecilia A. Ramirez
Educational Advisor

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