Samantha Reese

Samantha Reese is a Field Representative for IATSE Local 798 Make-up Artists & Hair Stylists. As a career make-up artist for over 22 years she has worked on the faces of countless actors, performers, musicians and politicians. From working as a department head on multiple films and television series she now represents make-up artists and hairstylists working under collective bargaining agreements for the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees Union. She now spends her days making sure that make-up artists and hairstylists are being treated fairly on the job with safe working conditions, good wages and benefits. Reese understands how politics and labor laws come into play when the rights of workers are being threatened and can amplify the voice of employees on the job, working under a collective bargaining agreement.

Sun. 4 - 5 p.m.

Local 798 Panel Discussion

(STAGE TWO)

Samantha Reese is a Field Representative for IATSE Local 798 Make-up Artists & Hair Stylists. As a career make-up artist for over 22 years she has worked on the faces of countless actors, performers, musicians and politicians. From working as a department head on multiple films and television series she now represents make-up artists and hairstylists working under collective bargaining agreements for the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees Union. She now spends her days making sure that make-up artists and hairstylists are being treated fairly on the job with safe working conditions, good wages and benefits. Reese understands how politics and labor laws come into play when the rights of workers are being threatened and can amplify the voice of employees on the job, working under a collective bargaining agreement.