Team

Speechless is driven by a passionate team of Bethany staff and faculty members, with help and support from the local community. Introduce yourself! We love meeting filmmakers and film enthusiasts from here in Minnesota and all over the world.

  • kurt_paulsen

    Kurt Paulsen
    Festival Director

  • amanda_quist

    Amanda Quist
    Director of Programming, Art Director

  • bill_bukowski

    Bill Bukowski
    Principal Judge




  • chris_kind

    Christopher Kind
    Sponsorship Coordinator


  • Denice Woller

    Denice Woller
    Photography Coordinator

  • kurt_shrader

    Kurt Shrader
    Technology & Venue Support