Plans and prepares the annual SDSA Awards for achievement in Film and Televsion, from the nomination process to the final awards presentation
A network for those offering goods and services to Set Decorators, including creative marketing channels.
Updates the SDSA bylaws as needed.
Devoted to supporting underserved communities that connect with our Industry. Supports donations to charities and our Members Service Fund via an art auction and other fundraisers.
Our media watchdog: encourages positive portrayals of Set Decorator's'contributions to and work in the industry. Corrects errors, inaccuracies, and misinformation about Set Decoration in the media, raising awareness about our art and craft.
Organizes our signature Day with the Set Decorator events. Outreach to SDSA Student Chapters and schools providing instruction in film and television. Educates the community that surrounds the commercial, television and film industry about our art form.
Oversees SDSA Elections: Board of Directors and Officers in alternating years. Contacts nominated members, explains duties to potential board members or officers. Oversees ballot by mail for board members, election by board for officers.
Provides networking opportunities and organizes the general membership meetings as well as member cocktail parties and mixers. Subcommittees may be introduced for putting together special events outside of regular calendar of events.
Coordinates the annual event for the entire membership where the Lifetime Achievement Award is presented, along with SDSA service awards such as the Hall of Fame and Chair awards. Selects award recipients, organizes the venue and decor, raises funds through donations, sponsorships and gifts from Business Members.
Reviews membership applications, contacts applicants and maintains memberships files.
Outreach to prospective and new members, connection with existing members
Explores and guides future growth of the SDSA, and ensures the financial health of the organization.
Website / SETDECOR / Inside the Set with SETDECOR/ Social Media / The Buzz
SDSA's face to the world.
Generates content for SETDECOR and INSIDE THE SET. Maintains Website, creates content, reports on SDSA activities Generates financial support via advertising sales and e-blasts, monitors data on viewer statistics. Manages Social Media accounts.
Karen Burg, Editor