Royal Kennedy Rodgers, Producer, Director, Writer
Royal Kennedy Rodgers has more than 20 years of experience in local and network news and public affairs broadcasting. She began her career as a reporter for NBC stations in New Orleans, Cleveland and Chicago. Later, as an ABC network correspondent based in Los Angeles, she covered assignments as diverse as presidential politics and the entertainment industry. She spent ten years as a producer/reporter for “Chicago Tonight” at WTTW, the PBS station in Chicago. Her professional awards include a local Emmy and recognition from the San Francisco State School of Journalism and the American Association of Trial Lawyers. She is currently an independent producer based in Washington, DC.
Kathy McCampbell Vance, Producer
Kathy McCampbell Vance is an Emmy award-winning television producer and media consultant specializing in news,entertainment and documentary production. During her more than 20 years at NBC4 Washington, she was a writer, show producer, executive producer, Director of Programming, and developed live and taped shows for local, national and international distribution. Awards include two Emmys and recognition by the National Black Media coalition for contributions as an African American journalist.
Gaynelle Evans, Consulting Producer
Gaynelle Evans is a veteran field producer and executive producer whose experience includes the Discovery Channel, the Learning Channel, Fox Television, and Gannett News Service. From 1995 to 2007, she managed film productions for Discovery Channel, including international co-productions in Egypt, Morocco, New Zealand, Japan, the UK and Italy. Her awards include two national Emmys, and Jackson-Hole and Wild Screen Film Festival awards. Through her consulting firm, Editorial Decisions, she provides development and production services for clients as varied as the National Geographic-Channel, TV-One and German Television.
Karen E. Hudson, Special Consultant
Karen Hudson is Paul Williams’ granddaughter and the director of the Paul Williams Architectural Archives. She is the author of three books on her grandfather: “Paul R. Williams; A Legacy of Style”, “The Will and the Way”, a biography for children, and “Paul R. Williams; Classic Hollywood Style”. She also lectures frequently on the subject to architectural and preservation groups. With co-author Karen Grigsby Bates, she has written The New Basic Black: Home Training for Modern Times. Karen is Marketing and Public Relations Director of Broadway Federal Bank in Los Angeles.
Directors of Photography
John Simmons, A.S.C. | http://www.johnsimmonsdp.com/
Stephen W. Farrier
EYE EDIT, Los Angeles
Shirlyn Cesar | firstname.lastname@example.org
East Coast Production
Silhouette Digital Media
Administration / Outreach
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