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Achievements in the Past Year

 
 

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News & Updates

NEW AWD SOUTH LEADERSHIP AWD is honored to have ELISE HINES step into the role of AWD SOUTH CO-CHAIR! Elise is no stranger to AWD South leadership as she served as their Treasurer for seven years before… Read More
ICON SPOTLIGHT on Anya Adams AWD Icon Members work extensively in feature films, television, commercials, music videos, and/or new media. They have not only shown exceptional skill and/or received substantial acclaim, but are also advocates for… Read More
JUNE Member News KARA WHITE Kara White was nominated for her second Directing Emmy by the Central Great Lakes Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. She helmed the episode… Read More
ICON SPOTLIGHT on Kelly Park AWD Icon Members work extensively in feature films, television, commercials, music videos, and/or new media. They have not only shown exceptional skill and/or received substantial acclaim, but are also advocates for… Read More