03 June 2011

Kathy Oliver, TEA Events Manager

TEA welcomes new staff member Kathy Oliver! This will be her first TEA event, but she is an experienced professional:

Kathy has years of producing credits on live television awards shows including the Independent Spirit Awards Show for AMC and Bravo.  She started her producing career with television industry icon Dick Clark working on the Golden Globes,  the Academy of Country Music Awards, television specials and major corporate events working in Los Angeles, Nashville and Branson.    She has produced independent films, commercials and many fundraising events for non-profit organizations.    She has managed and directed  Shaquille O’Neal’s Shaqtacular sporting event and was project manager for his classroom educational video series entitled “Quake Ready.”    Kathy’s passion for social betterment activities has led her to creating, project managing  and directing conferences for women legislators in Washington DC attended by White House Cabinet members and other major political figures.   She spent 7 years working on a very special project in New York City which benefits 9/11 rescue workers.