Meet CFC’s Operations Team

If you've been to a CFC meeting lately, you may have noticed how much we are growing and changing. Well, we couldn't do most of the amazing things that we do without the help of our volunteers. The following volunteers make up what is known as our Operations Team. Natalie Johnston Natalie is the

Juli Emmons

Juli Emmons juli@carolinafilmcommunity.com Founder / President A lifelong lover of film, and dramatic arts, Juli got her start in the industry acting in stage plays and progressing into film acting. Over the years she tried her skill at other aspects of filmmaking and while she still enjoys acting, she now works primarily in

Kirsten Barrington-Hughes

Kirsten Barrington-Hughes kirsten@carolinafilmcommunity.com Director of Marketing Kirsten Barrington-Hughes has been writing since the 2nd grade when she authored a book about bunnies. She writes poetry and pieces on people, places, and things that interest her and is published monthly. Kirsten also runs a successful photography business and is rarely seen without her camera. Through the

Joshua Thomas

Joshua Thomas joshua@carolinafilmcommunity.com Script to Screen Workshop Leader Joshua Thomas is a writer, director, videographer, and editor and has used these skills in the last few years filming weddings, internet ads, and independent films.  He has always had a passion for creating and honed his writing skills at UNC Charlotte where he received

Chris Baker

Chris Baker is a local award winning filmmaker. He also works in production on many commercials and films in the area. He has been an advisory council member for CFC since 2011.

Cathrine Berkowitz

Cathrine Berkowitz is a local actress as well as an acting coach. She has been a member of the Advisory Council since 2013.

Fred DeLagarza

Fred DeLagarza is a local producer and 1/2 of the filmmaking team of Carolina Filmworks. He has been a member of the Advisory Council since 2009.

Leon Dunn

Leon Dunn is a local producer and 1/2 of the filmmaking team Carolina Filmworks. He has been a member of the Advisory Council since 2009.

Eric Ho

Eric Ho is a local VFX artist. He has been a member of the Advisory Council since 2014.