Created, Produced and Distributed by

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Thomas Siegmeth, MPH

Executive Producer

As the Executive Producer of the telenovela and AVP of Regional Clinic Administration at AltaMed, Tom promotes health education and prevention programs serving the Latino community throughout Southern California.

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Tom holds a Master’s in Public Health from Loma Linda University and a BS from UC Irvine.

Email: TSiegmeth@AltaMed.org

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Natalie Sanchez, MPH

Creator/Producer/Writer

Natalie developed and oversaw Sin Vergüenza’s creative and production from its inception. She is Clinic Administrator of AltaMed’s HIV department, the largest HIV medical provider for Latinos in Los Angeles.

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Natalie has created some of the most successful HIV campaigns and implemented prevention strategies including PrEP to reduce HIV infections in Southern CA. Natalie has a MPH and a BA in Sociology from UCLA.

Email: NSanchez@AltaMed.org

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Hilda Sandoval, PHD

Creator/Producer/Writer

Hilda co-wrote and produced the Sin Vergüenza series. As a Mexican-American and trained mental health professional, she served as an instrumental subject matter expert on the impact of HIV in the Latino community.

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She is currently the Mental Health Manager at AltaMed and has worked on many initiatives designed to promote wellness, education, and increase HIV awareness in a culturally appropriate manner to HIV and LGBT communities. Hilda received her PHD from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Email: HSandoval@AltaMed.org

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Alonso D. Bautista, MFTI

Writer
Alonso wrote and served as a subject matter expert in dealing with HIV and LGBT issues for Sin Vergüenza. He works as a Supervisor and Mental Health Clinician at AltaMed and has worked in the field of HIV for over 19 years primarily with the Latino and LGBTQ communities of Los Angeles and San Diego.

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He holds an MA in Clinical Psychology with a Specialization in LGBT-Affirmative Psychology from Antioch University LA.

Email: ABautista@AltaMed.org

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Elvia Delgado, MBA

Marketing & Distribution

Elvia was responsible for the development of the channel distribution and promotional strategic plan for the Sin Verguenza series. As Vice President of Sales and Marketing at AltaMed, she oversees enterprise wide membership growth initiatives.

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Elvia received her BS from California State University, Northridge and holds an MBA from The Anderson School of Business at UCLA.

Email: EDelgado@AltaMed.org

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Ramon Garcia

Creative Director/Web Development

Ramon developed, led, and executed the creative vision and the marketing promotional strategic plan for the Sin Vergüenza series. He is part of the award winning team who has been recognized by the Imagen Foundation and MarCom Awards.

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As Marketing Manager at AltaMed, he has developed and executed several AltaMed, first of its kind, digital campaigns. Ramon received his BA from UC Santa Barbara and is currently an MBA candidate from the Marshall School of Business at USC.

Email: RamGarcia@AltaMed.org

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Gwyn Chafetz‬‬

Branding

Gwyn managed and directed Sin Vergüenza’s brand and message continuity strategy. ‬‬‬At AltaMed, Gwyn is the Director of Branding, overseeing enterprise wide brand development and digital marketing strategies. She received her BS from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.‬

Email: GChafetz@La.AltaMed.org

Cast & Crew
Executive Producer Steve Kavich
John Reynolds
Producer Brenda Beauregard
Writer Tom Kelsey
Story Editors Paco Farias
Jennifer Stetson
Casting Director Blanca Valdez
CAST
Hector Erick Carrillo
Isabella Alexis De La Rocha
Michael Bernardo Cubria
Doctor Al Coronel
Sofia Salazar Valentina Mendez
Delivery Room Doctor Jessica Sims, MD
Delivery Room Nurse Hilda Sandoval
Doctor in Exam Room Joseph Leahy
Nurse in Exam Room Yolanda Siegmeth
Pharmacy Delivery Man Fernando Madrigal
Hospital Receptionist Shellye Jones
Hospital Nurse Jessica Solaris
Hospital Extra Jazel Gandara
Hospital Extra Alonso Bautista
Restaurant Extra Francisco Valdes
Spanish Script Advisors Yurby Meza Solis
Francisco Valdes
MARKETING & DISTRIBUTION
Manager, Branding Fernando Madrigal
Director, Communications Yurby Meza Solis
Specialist, Communications Carmen Villanueva
PRODUCTION
Director of Photography Jason Hafer
Camera Operator Doug Henry
1st Assistant Camera Orlin Ivanov
DIT David Berger
Gaffer Layne McIsaac
Key Grip Keith Beauregard
Swing Kevin Steward
Sound Mixer Ben Adams
Boom Operator Chris Heck
Script Supervisor Kathy Newport
Wardrobe Stylist Michele Posch
Wardrobe Assistant Kara Kaufman
Make-Up Artist Lori Gattuso
Hair Stylist Julie Stoddard
Art Director Matthew Trotter
Art Assistant Chris Ackerman
Still Photography Alfredo Luna
Assistant Still Photography Lucy Gutierrez
Production Coordinator Kimerbly Seko
Production Assistant Ben Holt
Production Assistant Ted Kavich
Production Assistant Alex Larson
PA Craft Services Christina Tran
Location Manager Daniel Thompson
POST PRODUCTION
Editor Nate Cartier
Assistant Editor Chad Fountaine
Office Production Coordinator Libby Correa
Special Thanks
To the providers and programs that support persons living with HIV.