Natalie is the Director of Programming at Indie Street Film Festival and the short film programmer for the Brooklyn and UnLonely Film Festival. She's previously been on the Oscar qualifying short film jury for the Bermuda International Film Festival, where she programmed a short's retrospective for BIFF's 20th anniversary. In addition, she's on the screening committee for Telluride, Hamptons, Montclair & Tribeca. She recently curated a feminist film night at the Brooklyn Museum celebrating the female gaze. Natalie is an actor and filmmaker and her short film, All Is Not Lost premiered at the Oscar qualifying festival, HollyShorts.
Red Bank native and RBR graduate, Amanda Lynn joined the RiverCenter team in 2012 to strengthen its many public programs and events. Prior to that, Amanda had worked with RiverCenter as a production manager for Red Hot Publishing. Her more than 20 years experience in media relations, print production, and graphic design as well as real estate and restaurant service, coupled with her ability to keep three, four, or more balls in the air at one time and a passion for all things Red Bank, has been a winning recipe for the RiverCenter and the Indie Street Film Festival alike.
Rachel Mary Cox returned to film in 2014, after a decade working in the music industry as an Artist Manager, Label Founder, and Event Producer. Her background in film production, incl. a BA in Film Studies from Columbia University, paired with her experience in live sound and recording, led her to expand her technical knowledge on the film festival circuit. She currently serves as Print Traffic Manager for the Hamptons International, Nantucket, and Brooklyn Film Festivals. She has also been on the Theater Operations team for Tribeca Film Festival, DOC NYC, Turner Classic Movies FF, and the Architecture and Design FF. In addition to working behind the scenes, she is an actor and playwright, studying with the likes of John Strasberg, Gene Frankel, and John Gould Rubin, and a participant in Tom Noonan’s Sweatshop writers/actors group. She was Director of Events for Planet Connections Theatre Festivity and their Music Fest Director from 2012-2014, and her original play, Bruised and Confused, had its debut reading at the La MaMa ETC in New York’s East Village. She is currently based in Denver, CO.
Cassie has over fifteen years of experience in the entertainment and media fields in New York, New Jersey and Los Angeles. As co-founder of Social Sidekick Media, Branding & Public Relations she has secured her clients in The New York Times, Star Ledger, SheKnows.com, TODAY Show, ABC News, Asbury Park Press, Fox News, Playbill, WBGO Radio, just to name a few. Cassie was recently named a “PR Boss to Watch” by one of the top recognized Public Relations industry sourcebooks, PRCouture.com. Glamour Magazine called her a "#GirlBoss" and included her advice in various articles. Cassie is a graduate of Monmouth University and a member of New York Women in Communications, Alliance for Women in Media, Public Relations Society of America and the New Jersey Theatre Alliance.
Evan Jones is a Concept Artist and Designer. A recent graduate of The College of New Jersey Evan finished with a B.A in Interactive Multimedia and a Communication Minor. Evan joined the Indie Street Film Festival to support local artists and meet like minded creative individuals. Since graduating, he has focused on growing his portfolio with his own designs and concepts. A Graphic Artist, Designer, and Illustrator, Evan is a jack-of-all-trades looking to work with incredible people and create incredible magic.