Executive Committee

January 23, 2019

Ava DuVernay

Chair's Appointee
Chair's Appointee

Academy Award nominee and Emmy winner Ava DuVernay is a writer, director, producer and distributor. Her directorial work includes the historical drama Selma, the documentary 13th and the Disney children's adventure A Wrinkle In Time. She is currently in production on Central Park Five, a limited drama series for Netflix, as well as the fourth season of her hit series Queen Sugar for OWN. Winner of the 2012 Sundance Best Director Prize for Middle Of Nowhere, DuVernay amplifies the work of people of color and women of all kinds through her film distribution collective ARRAY.