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Pay Equity Summit

9-29-18 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm PDT

$10 – $15
Pay Equity Summit

Due to popular demand, we are moving from the Animation Guild to the larger capacity Local 80 Union Hall.

Above and below the line women, supporters of any gender, union and non union workers are encouraged to come to this very important summit!

Please join Women In MediaLocal 871 (Script Supervisors, Coordinators, Accountants and Allied Production Specialists), Local 839 (The Animation Guild), and Local 892 (The Costume Designer’s Guild) for a panel, town hall, and mixer where we discuss and shape solutions for glaring pay equity gaps in the entertainment business.

Light breakfast, lunch, and mixer included.  Women In Media VIP’s should log in to the website to reveal their discount code. Members of Locals 871, 44, 839 and 892 can use their promotional codes as provided by their unions.

Speakers and Panelists: 

A special message of support from Lilly Ledbetter will be read by DGA member, Rachel Feldman

Tema L. Staig – Executive Director Women In Media

Leslie Simon – Business Representative Local 871

Melissa Goodman – Director of Advocacy ACLU

Kathy Connell, Executive Producer, SAG Awards & National Programming at SAG-AFTRA

Nithya Raman – Time’s Up Entertainment Executive Director

Alison Emilio – Director of Reframe

Marisa Shipley – Reel Equity Chair, Art Department Coord, Local 871

Lalida Sujjavasin – Production Coordinator, Local 871

Elisa Phillips – Color Stylist Committee, Local 839

Betty Madden – Costume Designer, Local 892

Kelly Berry – Set Decorator Local 44

Yolanda Cochran – PGA, National Board of Directors, Production Executive at Disney ABC Television Group

More guests TBD

Schedule of Events

9:30 AM Registration

10:00 AM Breakfast

10:30 AM – 10:40 Intro and welcome

10:40 AM –  1PM Panels and Q and A

1:00PM – 1:45 PM Lunch

1:45 PM – 2:30 Town Hall

2:30 – 3:30pm Cocktail Mixer

Read the Pay Equity Study here.  Follow the hashtag #ReelEquity

Read The Deadline Hollywood Article

Thank you to our Vodka Sponsor, VING!




9:30 am - 3:30 pm PDT
$10 – $15
Event Tags:


Local 80 Union Hall
2520 West Olive Avenue, Suite 200
Burbank, CA 91505-4529 United States


Women In Media