ABOUT THE PRODUCERS
Sofia Alvarado Mendoza
Creative Content Executive Producer
Sofia Alvarado Mendoza is a junior Visual Media Arts major with a minor in Creative Writing. She has previously worked on The EVVY Awards as the Roll-Ins Assistant Coordinator, a Production Assistant, the Roll-Ins Coordinator, and a Talent Coordinator. As the Creative Content Executive Producer, she directly oversees the writing, packages and performances of the show.
Technical Executive Producer
Will is a junior Studio Television Production major, originally from Stamford, Connecticut. Previous positions on the show include Production Supervisor and Executive Assistant. As Technical Executive Producer, Will oversees all of the broadcast and technical elements of the show, including the Director and Tech Teams. Will is also the Director of Production at The Emerson Channel, overseeing Emerson’s broadcast network and student staff. He is thrilled to be leading the technical division, and encourages anyone who is interested in the EVVYs to get involved. Professionally, Will works as a Production Specialist for the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations, including NBC Boston, Telemundo, and New England Cable News (necn).
Creative Aesthetic Executive Producer
Justin Kobylt is a Junior Studio Television Production major originally from Los Angeles California. Previous EVVY Awards positions include: Line Producer, Video Operator, Production Manager Assistant. As the Creative: Aesthetics producer, Justin oversees and carries out the aesthetic theme of the show, and ensuring that all creative departments are on the same page. While not working on the EVVY Awards, Justin enjoys designing for both television and theatrical productions. On campus, Justin is also a proud member of Mercutio Troupe and is currently the Director of Programming for The Emerson Channel. During his free time, Justin can be found walking around Boston or looking at pictures of animals eating human food.
Logistics Executive Producer
Jon is thrilled to be involved with the EVVYs in a larger way than he has during the past two years in the rolls of Assistant Theatrical Production Supervisor and Theatrical Production Supervisor. He is excited to bring fresh ideas to the table and to collaborate with everyone one on the team bringing an amazing show to the stage and screen. Other work outside of the EVVYs includes: Emerson’s Rareworks Theatre Company working as their production manager, Emerson Stage Shows ( James and the Giant Peach and the New Works Festival), and as an ambassador at Blue Man Group. Past work includes the 34th and 35th Annual EVVY Awards, Emerson Stage Productions (Guys and Dolls (2nd ASM), The Spitfire Grill (Asst. Production Supervisor), On My Honor (2nd ASM)), and Rareworks Fall 15 and Spring 16 seasons. Jon had the pleasure of interning at the Contemporary American Theatre Festival this summer as a production management intern. The 36th Annual EVVY Awards will be Jon’s first producing credit and he can’t wait to watch the show grow and change from the first meetings to the show going live on May 12!
You can contact the Executive Producers at email@example.com.