Looking Ahead is a program of The Actors Fund created to help professional young performers and their families thrive amid the unique challenges of working in the entertainment community.

Fred Savage
Sharon Lieblein
Chris M. Allport
Cynthia Bain
Tracy Bobbitt
Harlan Boll
Ray Bradford
Polly Businger
Melissa Gilbert
Ilene Graff
Darby Hinton
Ilyanne Morden Kichaven
Jacky Olitsky
Cindy Osbrink
Paul Petersen
Lisa Rapport, Ph.D


Michael Rosenfeld


Joanne Savage
Judy Savage
Shelly Sumpter Gillyard
Judy Taylor
Richard Thomas
Nancy Wileman, MFT, CADC
Henry Winkler
Cheryl Diamond
President - IATSE Local 884, Studio Teachers/Welfare Workers
Cheryl Diamond is the current President of IATSE Local 884, Studio Teachers/Welfare Workers. She was born in New York and moved to California when she transferred to UCLA where she got her teaching credentials. Employed as a Studio Teacher for over 25 years, Cheryl has worked on many television shows including "Seventh Heaven," "Buffy, the Vampire Slayer," "Medium" and is currently on "Jessie." She loves her job and enjoys working with children of all ages.

Join us for cool social events like Laser Tag, beach bonfires, movie nights, and sporting events!

We'll help you with school options, an education plan and college visits.

Talk to us about life, pressures, family and relationships.

Visit the elderly, feed homeless families, do crafts for children with disabilities and give back to the community in many other ways.

Join the Leadership Council to create new programming for Looking Ahead, meet new friends and develop leadership skills.