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WGA, East President Michael Winship to run unopposed for 4th term
WGA, East President Michael Winship to run unopposed for 4th term

Michael Winship, president of the Writers Guild of America, East, will run unopposed for his fourth term as president of the 4,000-member union. Winship, a TV documentary writer who currently works on Bill Moyers' PBS show, was first elected in 2007. Secretary-Treasurer Bob Schneider also is running for reelection unopposed, seeking his third two-year term. Vice President Jeremy Pikser will run for reelection against Jeff Christman. The WGA, East annual membership meeting and election is scheduled for Sept. 19. VIDEO: Summer 2013 TV preview Aside from the officer positions, the guild announced a dozen candidates were nominated for nine open seats on its council. The nine...

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