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Diversity Coalition SLO County Fall Community Outreach Meeting
October 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Guest Speaker: Fanshen Cox
Award-winning playwright, actor, producer, and educator, Fanshen Cox is currently touring her one woman show, One Drop of Love, across the country, including performances for the senior high school students of Lucia Mar and San Luis Coastal school districts. As Head of Strategic Outreach at Pearl Street Films, owned by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, Fanshen works to achieve inclusive representation in the entertainment industry, and co-authored the Inclusion Rider (referred to by Frances McDormand in her 2018 Oscar acceptance speech). She served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in West Africa, and holds a BA in Spanish and Education, an MA in TESOL, and an MFA in Acting and Performance. She serves on the boards of Mixed Roots Stories, The Annenberg Inclusion Initiative and Project Greenlight Digital Studios.