Cathy Perron

Professor Emerita, Department of Film and Television

About Cathy Perron

Cathy Perron has more than 25 years of television management experience as a program executive for network affiliates in major markets. She has served as a programming consultant for national cable networks and for public television. She has also consulted in the areas of new media content development and distribution, and their applications for television. Perron has been recognized for her work as a producer with many prestigious awards, including a George Foster Peabody Award and a national Emmy.


  • MS, Boston University
  • BA, Simmons College