Cathe Neukum has been creating, supervising and overseeing award-winning non-fiction programming for over twenty-five years, traveling the world documenting a range of stories and creating media that matters. She bring creative vision and a distinctive perspective to all her projects. Her most recent film, Nature’s Greatest Defenderprofiles the life and work of world-renowned conservationist Dr. George Schaller; it aired on the National Geographic Channel, December 2009 (produced with The Really Interesting Picture Co.). As the Vice President for Turner Original Productions (a division of TBS) She oversaw the Natural History Unit and Executive ProducedWild!Life Adventures, a unique series dedicated to the environment. She’s been a consulting EP for the Alternative Programming department at Court TV (now TruTV) and produced primetime programming for A&E, Discovery, MTV, the BBC and National Geographic. She recently developed and created the health and wellness initiative for Gaiam, a lifestyle media company, which included DVDs and media for web and commercial sales.