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Colorado Film Society

Your generous donation will help fund our 15th Annual Festival (Feb 28-Mar 3, 2019). BIFF brings world culture, films, and filmmakers from around the world to Boulder, and helps fund our free Youth Pavilion, our critically-acclaimed Call2Action Program, and our Senior Outreach Program.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
4
Full Time Staff:
2
Contract Staff:
12
Volunteers Annually:
500
Retention Rate:
100%

Robin Beeck, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2004

Robin Beeck is a critically acclaimed documentary filmmaker whose films have won awards in over a dozen major film festivals including Banff and Telluride Mountainfilm. Her films,"Grandpa's In The Tuffshed" and "Dead Last: A Tale of Triumph" went on world tours, traveling from Athens to Antigua. Robin traveled to festivals all over the country and overseas prior to founding the Boulder International Film Festival in 2005. Robin has also been a top salesperson for a wide arrange of high-technology firms.

Kathy Beeck, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2004

Kathy Beeck was a regional marketing director at Wild Oats Markets for seven years. At Wild Oats, she handled community relations and PR in addition to her marketing responsibilities, and managed a staff of 25 people. Prior to Wild Oats, Kathy worked for four years for the World Trade Center Alaska, opening new offices in the Russian Far East, and moving to Moscow and starting her own business in 1992. As a producer for her sister Robin's films, Kathy traveled to film festivals all over the country and overseas before partnering with Robin to found the Boulder International Film Festival in 2005.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
2
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
5
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
3
Male:
2
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
1
White:
4
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

10

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

107%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

80%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

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