KRISTI SHUTONKristi is the Creative Talent Development and Inclusion Manager of Disney|ABC TV Group (DATG). Her responsibilities include partnering with network/studio programming and casting execs to trend talent across DATG. Kristi’s extensive knowledge of diversity trends positions her as a key contributor to the creative community, diverse national partners and advocacy groups, as well as entertainment industry guilds. She also cultivates talent, provides creative guidance, and performs in various capacities with the Disney¦ ABC Writing Program and the Disney¦ABC Directing Program. A Colorado native, Kristi is an avid supporter/volunteer for the Adopt the Arts Organization and a mentor of creative young minds.