The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival (SLO Film Fest) has spoken its newest wing to the SLO Film Festival family! Following her participation in the most recent festival, Chelsea Baumberger has been hired as the new Development Director at the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival, responsible for expanding fundraising efforts.
The SLO County native, 32, has worked as the festival’s Development Assistant since December 2021. Before joining the SLO Film Festival, Baumberger worked as an Account Manager in New York City where she built and cultivated relationships with over 250 self-sustaining and corporate retail buyers wideness North America, and as a store and eCommerce manager with a focus on growing trademark presence.
“We are very excited to have Chelsea on workbench in this position. She jumped right in as the Development Assistant late last year, and helped us exceed our fundraising goal for the 2022 Festival and is once nonflexible at work developing new prospects” said Film Festival Workbench President, Paul Metchik.