Join WIFVNE Member Corrie Legge as she leads this WIFVNE Networking Wednesday.
WIFVNE's Networking Wednesday is an opportunity to connect with community, share resources, and learn in a low-key environment. Share an offer, make an ask.
Tell us what you are working on and what you are working towards. Let's empower our creative journeys together.
Corrie Legge is an actor, voiceover artist, creative productivity coach and all-around multi-passionate artist dedicated to the art of storytelling. As an actor and voiceover artist, she has appeared in many independent films, national commercials, animation, video games, audiobooks, and more. As a coach, Corrie helps multi-passionate storytellers and performers overcome artistic blocks and see their creative dreams to fruition without sacrificing the holistically fulfilled life they deserve. Learn more at her website.
And our Guests
Mary Agnes is an Emmy-nominated Executive Producer/Showrunner of more than 230 episodes of longform series, including Vice’s Emmy-nominated, James Beard Award-winning international food/news series, COUNTER SPACE with Sophia Roe. She also ran Stephanie Izard’s hit food documentary series, THE CURIOUS CHEF (season 2) and Hulu’s food and design show, BIG APPETITE. She developed and ran Vice’s viral hit series VICE DEBATES and has run content studios and development teams at a variety of production companies. A versatile creative with proven experience driving development and production of TV and multi-platform digital programming, Mary has developed more than 35 original series that have sold to 20+ buyers.
Wayne Beach is a screenwriter and Chair of the Film Program at Maine Media Workshops + College. He has written screenplays for Warner Bros., Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, Sony, Village Roadshow, TNT, and other studios and networks. His students have gone on to create box office hits and popular TV shows.
Delores Edwards is the Executive Producer of GBH's "Basic Black," the longest-running program on public television focusing on the interests of people of color. She is also the owner and Executive Producer of her own company, marblehill MEDIA. In August 2023, Delores won the NABJ Salute to Excellence award.
Melissa J. Houghton joined Women in Film & Video (WIFV) as Executive Director in August 2005. WIFV-DC serves 900 media professionals and program provision exceeds 200 professional development offerings annually since 2020. ScriptDC started in 2006 to support the independent filmmaking ecosystem in the Mid-Atlantic; the in-person and online workshops build skills and connections.