CarolAnne Dolan

CarolAnne Dolan headshotCarolAnne is an Emmy and Peabody Award-winning executive producer who has a diverse background in factual programming. She’s worked in genres including social justice, history and investigative docs, reality, pop culture, biography, wildlife and adventure, and on subject matter as diverse as shark attacks, rock and roll and mass incarceration. She has worked on both sides of the business – as a network executive garnering high ratings and awards, and on the production side creating successful programs for major cable networks. Most recent projects include Newtown (Independent Lens), Milwaukee 53206 (America Re-Framed) and The Rape of Recy Taylor (Starz).

Prior to joining Transform Films, CarolAnne was executive producer at NHNZ in New Zealand, where she created shows for National Geographic Channel, Bio Channel, Animal Planet and Discovery, among others. She was Vice President of Documentary Series at A&E Television and also served as executive producer of the Biography series. During her tenure at Biography, the series won numerous awards, including 2 Emmys for Outstanding Non-Fiction Series, and was consistently the highest rated series on the network. CarolAnne began her tv career at National Geographic Television, working on the weekly series Explorer.