Adam Sanderson is departing from D23, leaving vacant the top spot at the official Disney fan club. Sanderson has worked for the Walt Disney Company for 19 years. He is currently Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications for the Walt Disney Company where also oversees D23, Disney Corporate Creative Resources, and the Walt Disney Archives.
A Disney source confirms that D23 will continue its operations without interruption. A new magazine is on track to be released and 2016 is filled with events throughout the year that will carry on as scheduled. Soon dates will also be released for the 2017 D23 Expo.
While a replacement has not been named for Sanderson, the D23 team continues to be energetic and excited for the future as they continue to provide guests with the magical Disney experience that they have come to expect from D23.