July 27-31, 2017, Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills, CA


Costumer’s Guild West, Inc.
1917 Crestshire Drive
Glendale, CA 91208

Please remember that all Costume College committee members are volunteers. It usually takes about 48 hours for us to return your e-mail.

Costume College Dean: Heather Pritchett

Assistant Dean: Valarie LaBore

Registrar: Becca Metzger, Assisted by Annette Grace

Programmer – Teachers: Maria Aceituno

Programmer – Students: Tracey Gorin

Treasurer: Annette Grace; bookkeeper Natalie Meyer

Hotel Liaison: Maegen Hensley

CGW President: Mela Hoyt-Haden

CGW Vice president: Cynthia Aronin



Bargain Basement: Tao Will; assisted by Karen Willson

Caught On Camera: Valarie LaBore; assisted by Birda Nichols

Check-in: Assisted by Gina Cowley & Sarah Pierce

Exhibits: Lana Wilkinson

Hospitality: Darlene Hamilton, assisted by Victorian Tea & Dance Society

Information: Maryann Jones; assisted by Zoe Jones and Sara Bacon

Marketplace: Mela Hoyt-Heydon and Cat Slater

Operations: Tim Jones, assisted by Alison Lockhart

Portrait Studio: Sandy Manning

Tours: Mary Llewelyn, assisted by Marian Buechert

Volunteers: Kristen Foggie



Pool Party: Birda Nichols, assisted by Ellyn Gill

Friday Social: Cindy Piselli, assisted by Joanne Weikel & Debbie Ebbit

Gala: Cheryl Avirom

Sunday Breakfast: Denise Hendrick, assisted by Kris Jachens

Tea: Jody Regan, assisted by Jill Woiteshek

CGW Mixer: Mela Hoyt-Hayden


Behind the Scenes

Publications: Rebecca Lowell, assisted by Julia Thomas



Website: Colleen Crosby & Gillian Bailey