SEEKING INSIGHT FROM LEADERS IN OUR FIELDS

Produced by the Junior Board of the Chicago/Midwest Chapter
of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

S3: Episode 5 Karen Lee Cohen

interviewed by

Larry Larson

Sports Broadcaster

Karen Lee Cohen is an 8-time regional Emmy award winning producer and executive producer, and current president of Crystal Pyramid Productions in Los Angeles, CA. Karen grew up in Chicago, attended Columbia College Chicago and won her first regional Emmy in the city. Cohen provides insight in her career journey and what she sees as most important for college students and young professionals in the television production and media fields.

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S3: Episode 5 Karen Lee Cohen

“One of the things, to me, that’s so important when you’re a producer or director, or any of those kinds of positions… is that you have a knowledge of everybody’s position – the stagehands, the audio people, the lighting people, the editors.”

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