The Monterey County Film Commission board of directors has elected Gary Bolen of Oak Hills to serve on the board for a three-year term. Bolen recently retired from Monterey Peninsula College, where he was chairman or co-chairman of the MPC Theatre Arts Department for over 12 years.
In addition to directing, producing and college committee duties, he taught acting and directing classes. Bolen’s most recent directing efforts for MPC Theatre productions include Les Miserables in 2013, Oklahoma in 2014, and Evita in 2016. Bolen is a member of SAG/AFTRA, Actors’ Equity Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.