The Writers Guild of America West on Monday announced the results of its 2020 Board of Directors election, re-electing seven of the race’s eight encounters.
2020 Board Members Betsy Thomas, Derrick A. Hughes, Ashley Gable, Patti Carr, David Slack, Travis Donline, Patrick M. Veron and the new cast are Eric Heywood.
Thomas cast a total of 2,204 votes, with Thomas leading by 1,583 votes. The remaining votes were as follows: Derrick A. Hughes (1,468), Ashley Gable (1,450), Patti Carr (1,447), David Slack (1,410), Eric Heywood (1,253), Travis Donline (1,192), Patrick M. Veron (1,122), Catherine Beatty (754), Daniel Kunka (753), Rob Forman (655), Andrew Ty (558), John Lopez (493), Leyland J. Anderson (303).
David A., president of WGA West. “A heartfelt thanks to all the candidates running this year,” said Goodman. “The work of the board continues, and we are fortunate that we have so many members that we are ready to move forward and give our free time to help protect and advance the interests of all our members.”