About Us

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of local film, media, communications and educational professionals who are dedicated to bringing more film productions to the Toledo/Northwest Ohio region and growing our local film community.

PRESIDENT Michael DeSanto Owner, Bad Atom Studios
VICE PRESIDENT / TREASURER Charles Wetzel Jr.
SECRETARY Jeffrey Bartlett
DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS Doug Hinebaugh Owner, DougieFresh Photography
DIRECTOR OF MEDIA STRATEGY Spencer LeGros Co-Owner, LoudKid Films
DIRECTOR OF EVENTS AND PROGRAMMING Marissa Muniz Marketing & Events Coordinator, Wood County Museum
DIRECTOR OF EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH Matt Foss Associate Professor of Theatre, University of Toledo

Staff

Our small but hard-working staff runs the day-to-day operations for FilmToledo, including location scouting, hosting film screenings and workshops, and networking at film events throughout the state of Ohio.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Michael DeSanto Owner, Bad Atom Studios
NETWORKING COORDINATOR Charles Wetzel Jr.
ANALYTICS AND TECHNOLOGY COORDINATOR Clinton LaForest Application Developer, Bowling Green State University
Chief Operating Officer, One Stoplight Productions