Jennifer Kuo Baxter Lifeless: Leisure Authorities and Lawyer Was 62

Jennifer Kuo Baxter, an leisure lawyer whose occupation led to holding various senior govt positions at various movie studios, died on July 23 of most cancers. She was 62.

Kuo Baxter’s occupation in leisure spanned larger than 30 years, working throughout the enterprise and approved affairs departments at Sony Footage Leisure, TriStar Footage, Sony Footage Animation, Interscope and DreamWorks Animation Studios.

She joined the approved affairs group at Columbia Footage — which subsequently grew to develop into Sony Footage Leisure — throughout the fall of 1986, the place her obligations included supporting the manufacturing and distribution of attribute motion pictures and motion images.

Her immense experience all through manufacturing and specific outcomes earned her a promotion to the co-head of the enterprise and approved affairs group for Sony Footage Digital. Motion pictures she was intently involved with all through her occupation had been “Stuart Little,” “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,” “Trolls” and “Starship Troopers.”

Her expertise on the actual outcomes and animation aspect of films landed her an govt place at DreamWorks. She moreover served as director of enterprise and approved affairs for Interscope Communications all through her occupation.

Kuo Baxter was born and raised in Hawaii and pursued bigger education at Wellesley College and NYU Regulation School. She started her approved occupation in Los Angeles as an organization lawyer with O’Melveny & Myers in 1984 after clerking for District Courtroom docket Judges Malcolm Lucas and Edward Huff.

She is survived by her husband, Tom Baxter; her son, Charlie; her dad and mother Frank and Dora Kuo; her brother Doug; her sisters-in-law, Nancy Baxter, Jinee Tao Baxter and Ann Baxter Perrin; her brothers-in-law, Charlie Baxter and Marc Perrin; her nieces Lauren Baxter and Amelia Perrin; and her nephews Will Baxter and Colin Perrin.

Donations in Jennifer’s honor might be made each to the Pasadena Art work Alliance or Descanso Gardens.

Leave a Reply