Donna Michelle Anderson (2016-17) is a veteran television showrunner and executive and patented tech entrepreneur. She guides entertainment networks, nonprofits and startups through branding, launching and scaling their content and companies. Over the past 20 years, she has helmed top-rated programming for CBS, Bravo, BET, A&E, TLC and more, created groundbreaking production software and championed diversity across multiple industries, including founding the Hollywood Diversity Network. She is an active member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the Producers Guild of America and American Mensa. She holds a BA with distinction from Stanford University.