The Visual Effects Society announced its 2015 board of directors, with Mike Chambers elected as board chair.
The 2015 Officers of the VES Board of Directors are:
- Chair: Mike Chambers
- 1st Vice Chair: Nancy St. John
- 2nd Vice Chair: Richard Winn Taylor II
- Treasurer: Bob Coleman
- Secretary: Rita Cahill
Chambers is an independent visual effects producer and freelance VFX consultant, specializing in large-scale feature film productions. He is in post-production on Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass. He most recently completed work on Transcendence, the directorial debut of award winning cinematographer, Wally Pfister, following their collaborations on both The Dark Knight Rises and Inception for director Christopher Nolan & Warner Bros. Studios. Chambers has contributed to the visual effects efforts on many Academy & BAFTA award-winning films, and he has personally won 2 VES Awards for Best Visual Effects, for The Day After Tomorrow and Inception, and has been nominated for his work on I Am Legend.