...because it's important to know who you're working with.
Have questions or need advice?  CIF members can call our permit services department at (800) 902-9001 ext. 102 or email permits@childreninfilm.com for more information. 

Our Team

Toni Casala, President
Behind every great company there is an individual with great wisdom built from experience, insight into what is possible, and passion for an idea that yearns to become a reality. For Children In Film, Inc., that person is Toni Casala.

An entrepreneur at heart, Toni dreamed of her own agency and opened Casala, Ltd in 1994. A niche agency for Studio Teachers, Casala, Ltd thrived and a decade later positioned Toni as one of Hollywood’s leading authorities on California Child Labor Law. But Toni saw a need for more and thus ChildrenInFilm.com was born. Initially, CIF was created to provide labor law information and work permit services, but has since evolved into an entire resource and networking site for parents of talent as well as industry professionals...

Trisha Noble, Director of Permit Services
In this industry, it is a well-known fact that if you have a special skill or talent, you should share it with the world. Trisha Noble happens to be a talented “permit expert” and we aren’t afraid to say that she’s the best around.

Trisha has been working with Children In Film, Inc. for over five years providing our customers with quality service and the information they need to get started in the industry. While obtaining work permits can be a grueling task, Trisha has a track record for fast and friendly service when you need it most. Her ability to efficiently obtain permits has not only been an asset to our clients, but has had a positive impact on the success of Children in Film as a whole. Trisha has assisted in obtaining permits for rising stars like Spencer and Abigail Breslin, Kiki Palmer and Taylor Swift...

Heather Broeker, Director of Marketing
The University of North Carolina’s Hollywood Internship program encourages students to take their skills and put them to use in the industry. So it isn’t surprising that when Heather Broeker moved to Los Angeles after graduation, she sought positions that allowed her to combine both her production and writing skills.

As Marketing Director for Children In Film, Inc., Heather helped to launch the interactive website and continues to be the driving force behind our marketing efforts. Providing up-to-date information about the entertainment industry and new ways for site users to help their children succeed is her top priority...