Lesley Norman
Lesley Norman
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Political Science
Current Job:
Production executive at WNET New York Public Media
Current City:
New York, N.Y.
High School:
Kent Place School, Summit, N.J.
Post Graduation:
MS, Broadcast Journalism

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Lesley Norman, production executive in national programming at WNET, is an experienced production executive who has worked for 30 years in production, editorial, outreach, engagement, and grant and fundraising management. Previously, Ms. Norman served as the executive director of Filmmakers Collaborative and vice president and chief operating officer of JumpStart Productions. While at JumpStart, she was the executive in charge of the award-winning PBS series  NOW.  She also served as vice president and production executive of David Grubin Productions and worked on award-winning productions such as  The Secret Life of the Brain,  Napoleon  and  Abraham, and Mary Lincoln: A House Divided.  Ms. Norman has received numerous honors for creative achievement including three Emmy awards for her work on  NOW, and the Edward R. Murrow award from the Overseas Press Club for her senior producing role on the film  Child Brides, Stolen Lives.