Cynthia Lopez

New York City

Cynthia López American Documentary | POV and serves as executive vice president and co-executive producer of the POV series. She oversees all aspects of the organization’s development including: programming, community engagement and education, digital strategies, communications and overall strategic management of the series. López is the founding chair of NALIP (National Association of Latino Independent Producers) and has served on the Tribeca Film Institute’s 2012 Latin America Media Arts Fund, the 2012 Pare Lorentz Award Committee and the Jerome Foundation panel. She has forged innovative partnerships with Harpo Studios, ABC News' Nightline, Discovery Channel, Netflix, The Moth, The New York Times, StoryCorps and WNYC. POV recently won a $1 million MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions. She is the recipient of eight News & Documentary Emmy® Awards.


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