As the Industry & Artist Development Manager, Tobi Phang-Lyn works closely with the Program Director and Program team to provide filmmakers supported by Chicken & Egg Pictures with career-building opportunities, new networks, resources, and a vibrant community to deepen their craft and further develop their projects. She oversees the AlumNest and DocNest programs and is responsible for strengthening relationships between filmmakers and industry professionals.

Prior to this position, Tobi was the Membership & Marketing Manager at The Gotham Film & Media Institute. There, she oversaw Gotham Membership and public programming, helping independent filmmakers make valuable industry contacts, find collaborators, and advance their projects. She also led marketing efforts for the organization year-round and for the annual Gotham Week and Gotham Awards.

Tobi has a strong background in marketing and communications, and she previously worked in higher education at Columbia University and the University of Florida, her alma mater. Originally from Miami, Florida, Tobi holds a BS in Digital Communications.