Anna Cosentine / Executive Director
Founder, programmer, marketing, acquisitions, public relations, grant writer, head honcho and recent recipient of the “Remarkable Women of Taos” Award. She is a submission judge for the documentary and live narrative sections at the Mill Valley Film Festival, Starz Denver Film Festival and has worked as event coordinator for 6 years for the Taos Mountain Film Festival. Ms. Cosentine has acquired 2 Bachelors of Arts degrees from UNM/ Albuquerque in Journalism and Photography.
Duprelon “tizzz” Tizdale / Program Director
Mr. Tizdale has over 30 years experience in festival, film and live theatre productions. He specializes in digital cinema and the workings of video codecs, and it is his technical expertise and production capabilities that make Taos Shortz run professionally and with style. He has worked with major Hollywood film productions: The Homesman, True Grit, 310 to Yuma, Seal Team Six, Brothers, The Manhattan Project, Magnificent Seven and many more. Currently Tizzz has a Drone business Aerocus Aerials which will target the use of drones in the film industry.
Johnny Long / Production
Cathleen Lambridis / Volunteer Coordinator/ Lodging Liaison
Howie Roemer / Website Specialist