As a 2nd AD on ABC's Lost, Wainani - whose name means "beautiful water" in Hawaiian - is no stranger to challenges of the aquatic kind.
Sinclair, a banjo-playing fan of bluegrass and country music, compares her role as stage manager to that of a doting mother.
Choosing filmmaking over the family restaurant, this AD helped cement Chicago's straight-shooting image on-screen in films like Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Home Alone.
Second AD Tony Eng discusses how his experiences being a DGA trainee on ER helped pave the way to working on such diverse TV shows as Liv and Maddie and How to Get Away with Murder.
From Radio City Music Hall to the Oscars to Peter Pan Live!, Stage Manager Lynn Finkel discusses the excitement and pressure of working in live television.