Meet the OCFF Team

These are the folks that make this wonderful festival possible! photography by Peter Salisbury

Barak Epstein

Co-founder, Programming, and Festival Director

Jason Reimer

Co-Founder, Programming, & Creative Director

Amanda Presmyk

Board Member, OCFS

Delia Jasso

Board Member, OCFS

David Lowery

Board Member, OCFS

Lisa Normand

Director of Operations

Rebecca Case

Associate Director of Operations

Ashton Campbell

Media Producer & Sponsorship Coordinator

Chris Gardner

Transportation Captain

Parker May

Programmer & Programming Coordinator

Jeremy Bartel


Jess Schmidt

Submissions Coordinator

Robert Stevens

Volunteer Coordinator, HQ Captain

Rachel Wilson

Social Media Consultant

Mark Sharon

Tech Coordinator

Jason Hess

Print Traffic and Projection

Eric Steele


Adam Donaghey


Amanda Salazar


Eric Hatch


Mike Morris

CInema 16 Shorts Programmer

Afsheen Nomai


Rodney Roeske


Mike Walker


Emily Edwards

Hospitality Coordinator

Jasmine Bell

VIP Lounge Coordinator & Social Media Coordinator

Brad Johnson

Festival Publicist, Fons PR

Tim Childress

Graphic Designer

Tommy Gomez

Assistant Volunteer Coordinator

Britt Clardy

Assistant Print Traffic Coordinator