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Cheryl Boone Isaacs awaits possible second term as academy president
Cheryl Boone Isaacs awaits possible second term as academy president

When she was elected the first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences last summer, marketing consultant Cheryl Boone Isaacs represented a move toward diversity in the movie industry's most prominent organization. Now, after a year at the helm, she has emerged as a steadying, even traditionalist leader in a period of great change at the academy, according to those who have worked with her. On Tuesday night, the academy's board of governors is expected to vote on whether to renew Boone Isaacs' position for a second one-year term. Well-liked for her doggedness in various roles since she joined the academy in 1987 and for her support of members in...

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