Full Disclosure Network® 2001 L. A. Area EMMY AWARD winner for Informational/Public Affairs series entitled: L.A.’s War Against Terrorism. Series featured law enforcement, labor and elected officials who are responsible for the public’s safety and cooperating with the Federal agencies in the War on Terrorism. EMMY Awards are presented every year to honor the best in local broadcasting by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).
LESLIE DUTTON: PRODUCER – In the ’70s the young Ms. Dutton became a civic activist, heading local volunteer campaigns for community and regional projects. During that period she developed extensive experience and contacts as a manager and speaker. This varied background eventually led to becoming an Account Executive and Vice President of a national public/government affairs firm. She represented diverse clients relating to the media, the U. S. Congress and the California State Legislature. As founding President of the American Association of Women, Ms. Dutton also spearheaded issue-oriented campaigns. These range from community Charter Amendments to University of California tuition policies. As producer for the Full Disclosure Network®, she has received the 2001 Emmy for public affairs programming from the Academy of Television of Arts and Sciences. She also serves on the Academy LA Area Executive Peer Committee and the National Awards Committee for Prime Time Emmy.
T.J. JOHNSTON: CO-PRODUCER – Was Production Manager for ABC Television (Los Angeles) for fifteen years. His shows included the Academy Awards, the Emmys, as well as General Hospital among others. TJ retired to write screenplays and offer armed and unarmed self-defense to civilians (He holds a fourth degree black belt and is an NRA Certified Firearms Instructor). In 1999, T.J. joined the Full Disclosure Network® as a Co-Producer of the Forum 2000 “The Prosecutor & The Presidency” which was videotaped in Washington, DC. He continues to work on content development and to co-produce our programs.
HARRY KOOPERSTEIN: DIRECTOR – A veteran Director with experience in five television markets, Mr. Kooperstein has an extensive background in live multiple camera direction. (i.e.) news, music, talk, drama, comedy as well as producing and directing documentaries, single camera profiles and production vignettes which includes producing and directing thirteen years of the EMMY AWARD winning, nine camera production, titled: “Live from the Hollywood Bowl.” He has so far earned a total of 17 EMMY AWARDS in his career and is an active member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and is serving his third term as a member of the Board of Governors. He joined the Full Disclosure Network® production team as a Director in December of 2002.