Donna Michelle Anderson

Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles, CA

DONNA MICHELLE ANDERSON (2016-17) is a veteran television showrunner and executive, as well as a 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. She also championed diversity across multiple industries and founded 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 B.A. from Stanford University.