Carla Ornelas has been in the film industry for 20 years and has worked in distribution for Miramax, Sony Classics, and Paramount Pictures. She is currently the Vice President, Division Sales for The Weinstein Company. She was also elected as the 40th President of the MPC in 2011 and is the fourth woman to hold that title. She has been a member of the The Motion Picture Club for many years and has served as board member for seven years. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from New York University's Stern School of Business and currently resides in New York City.