Nancy Reiss Tellem

Nancy is the executive chairman and chief media officer at Eko and chair of the Office of the CEO, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Previously she served as President of the CBS Network Television Entertainment Group, overseeing CBS’s Entertainment operations, and as president of entertainment and digital media at Microsoft.

Nancy holds several board and advisory positions on digital and media-related companies including All3Media, Bedrocket Media Ventures, Interlude, Shopkick, Stardoll Media, and [212]Media.

Earlier in her career, she worked on Capitol Hill, served as Assistant General Counsel for Columbia Television, Senior Vice President of Business Affairs at Lorimar Television, and Executive Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs for Warner Bros. Television.

Nancy received her J.D. from the University of California Hastings College of the Law and her B.A. from University of California, Berkeley. She and her husband Arn Tellem, also of the Seeds of Peace Board, are the parents of three American Seeds, years 2002, 2004, and 2008.

“The hope in ending the cycle of conflict lies in the hands of the next generation of leaders. Seeds of Peace provides an extraordinary and unique experience and opportunity for these future leaders to discover their commonality and their obligation to find a solution for peace.”