Who We Are

The Alliance of Professional Performers-NW (APP-NW) is an advocacy organization that supports equity, equality and environmental safety for all performers, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, ethnicity or religion. Both the Board and the Advisory Board of APP-NW unequivocally support the #metoo movement and avow that APP-NW is a resource for any artist that feels discriminated against, disempowered and/or harassed. APP-NW does not condone assault, harassment, rape or any other kind of coercion and stands in solidarity as an organization that supports the rights of artists. Part of the core mission of APP-NW is to promote a safe and respectful work environment for performers to do their best work within the Media Industry, in all genres and all stages of production.


2016 Board of Directors



  • Yolanda Porter

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  • To Be appointed

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  • To Be appointed

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Member Outreach

  • To Be appointed

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Preferred Producers

  • To Be appointed

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School Outreach

  • To Be appointed

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Advisory Board

  • Nathaniel Applefield
  • Harold Phillips
  • Chrisse Roccaro
  • Michele Mariana