Laurie MacDonald

On the Cover

Sonoma State graduate Laurie MacDonald, with her husband Walter Parkes, ran DreamWorks Pictures and now their own production company where they have made such movies as “Men in Black,”“The Ring,” and “Gladiator.” Photo courtesy of DreamWorks Pictures. A pdf version of the entire issue is available here.



Sonoma Insights is the University magazine of Sonoma State University. It is published twice each year by the University Affairs Office. The print version is distributed to alumni, faculty, staff, parents of students and friends of SSU.

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