Senior Vice President of Production & Operations
Dana Kopper has over 16 years and 3000+ hours of cable production experience. She is a great problem-solver with keen logistical and analytical skills to help build strong collaborative relationships with networks, talent, and producers. Dana provides strategic planning, innovative workflow solutions, and fiscal responsibility in her role overseeing two key pieces of the High Noon enterprise: Production and Operations. The business of production management is significant, encompassing more than 200 hours of programming per year and including budgeting, scheduling, field & post. Operations include technical management of a facility that includes: forty Avids, three online suites, two audio post suites, and HD graphic design suites. She works closely with networks, producers, and vendors to ensure that creative always takes priority within the constantly changing demands of budget and schedule constraints.
Prior to joining High Noon in 2001, Dana worked in the Los Angeles film industry as an Assistant Director, with credits including the Mel Gibson starring The Patriot. She is a member of the DGA and has served on the Colorado Film and Video Association Board. Dana received a BA in Television Production from Drake University.