Emerging Content Creators Workshop - The Ricardo Montalban Theatre - 1 PM
Frank Bennett Gonzalez is the DGA Executive in Charge of Diversity Programs and Committees. He is an entertainment executive with the unique blend of creative, corporate, production and Guild experience. Gonzalez is the chief executive responsible for implementing the DGA’s diversity strategy in concert with the DGA Diversity Task Force. Gonzalez’s role has also been integral to the development, launch and oversight of the DGA’s Director Development Initiative (DDI) labs, workshops and mentorship program, where seasoned television directors help to further prepare DGA members for careers as episodic television directors. He is also responsible for monitoring and enforcing the television studios increased diversity related agreements with the Guild.