SAG splitsvillesmallLos Angeles, (April 18, 2010) – Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors, meeting in a two-day plenary in Los Angeles, appointed President Ken Howard as Chair of the Guild’s TV/Theatrical Joint Wages and Working (W&W) Conditions Plenary and Negotiating Committees.

Approved unanimously, the action states:

“The National Board appoints President Ken Howard the SAG National Chair of the Joint TV/Theatrical W&W Plenary Committee and the SAG National Chair of the Joint TV/Theatrical Negotiating Committee, who shall be a voting member of both committees.”

In other actions, the board confirmed the composition of the Screen Actors Guild portion of the Joint TV/Theatrical W&W Plenary and Negotiating Committees and approved a set of general parameters for the commencement of the Joint W&W Process. The committees will be constituted by the Guild’s division boards in the coming months.

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