Six assistants from across the industry have been selected to make up the new Colour Assistants Board taking over for outgoing board members Layne Eskridge and Aisha Summers.
Shannon Chavers (HBO Production), Christine Bae (Showtime Corporate Communications), Larissa Bell (NBC Drama Development), Victor Bui (ABC Diversity), Ashley Whitaker (CAA Lit), and Chris Kim (HBO Talent Development) will take on the task of organizing events and acting as liaisons between the Assistants group and the creative, digital, films, and East Coast branches.
Summers ascended to the Manager of Development role at Warner Brothers in November of 2012. Eskridge assumed her new post as Coordinating Manager at Ellen Degeneres’ A Very Good Production company in January 2013. Both have now joined the Colour TV creative executive group.