Donna Greer – Executive Director
A media and communications strategist with 34 years experience in broadcast and print media, Donna has been a Dedham resident since 1994.Donna has combined experience in television production, public relations and media planning. A television Emmy award winner for her work on WBZ’s People are Talking, she also ran her own media agency – JKI Media Strategies. At JKI, Donna successfully focuses on getting local and national media coverage for entrepreneurs and smaller businesses.Donna returned to WBZ-TV in 2004 as the Senior Producer of Sunday with Liz Walker. She is now Senior Producer of Better Living with Liz Walker; a special series airing on WCVB-TV Channel 5, Boston. Donna holds a BA from Vassar College and has a Master of Science in Journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University.Her husband, Michael Shervanian, is involved in Dedham Youth Sports.
Phone: (781) 910-5153
Dan Hallissey – Director of Operations & Technology
Award winning cinematographer, photographer, aviator and musician, Irish born Dan Hallissey has been a resident of Dedham since 2001.
With degrees in both Electrical Engineering and Electronics Design, Dan has always been interested in technology and has acquired a unique skill set over the years in areas of radio, television and computer media. He regularly presents seminars and lectures on many aspects of technology and currently heads up the training facility at Dedham TV.
Dan directs and produced many of the programming currently seen on Dedham TV and is also the Director of TV programming on the educational channel for the Dedham Public and Elementary Schools.
He also travels extensively throughout the world and in 2012, he worked on various photographic and film projects in Russia, Ireland, India and Haiti.
Dan also runs his own media production company called Avendes and is well known and respected within the Irish community throughout Boston and surrounding areas. An avid pilot, Dan has been flying since 1989 and enjoys doing aerial photography and filming for his various clients throughout the East coast.
Phone: (617) 388-3987
Kevin Loughran – Director of Production
Kevin has been a life long Dedham resident of 27 years. He is the youngest of seven children, to Ruth and James Loughran of Dedham. Kevin went through the Dedham school system from grades K-12. After high school, Kevin went to St. Joseph’s College of Maine, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, with a concentration in Multimedia in 2007.
Kevin has a strong passion for TV, Film, and all aspects of the media arts. He is always looking for great new show and programming ideas. Kevin enjoys music, playing the drums, snowboarding, and movies, in addition to making great programming for the town of Dedham.
Phone: (781) 326-2107, ext. 12
Nick Iandolo – Producer & Director of Social Media
Nick Iandolo, a resident of the wonderful town of Dedham Mass since 2008, wears many hats both for Dedham Television and for his own enterprises as an author, producer, director, actor/host, and a freelance journalist.
For Dedham Television Nick keeps the online world of social media up-to-date on the latest and greatest happenings with Dedham TV! He Tweets, Facebooks, blogs, and much more about the shows and events that the studio both produces and covers. From Psychic Voices to the Dedham Food Pantry Holiday Harvest Telethon, Nick keeps Dedham TV’s followers and friends in the know—and there is a lot to know about what’s going on with Dedham TV!
He is also the producer, writer, director and host of one of Dedham TV’s most uproarious shows, Nick’s Sci-Fi Corner (NSFC for short). A mash-up of the old SNL Wayne’s World skit, Mystery Science Theater 3000, and Conan O’Brien with a few Internet memes in the style of Overly Attached Girlfriend, Gangnam, and Ask A Ninja thrown in for good measure. NSFC is the goto sci-fi/fantasy comedy skit, news, and talk show for all things genre-related!
Nick also produces two other shows for Dedham TV: NSFC Update! (a news update short companion show to Nick’s Sci-Fi Corner), and I’ve Got A Book For You! (an educational show that focuses on genre-related literature like Tolkien’s The Hobbit for kids, inspiring them to love reading as much as he does).
Nick is the author of both non-fiction and science fiction books. His internationally selling books Cut The Crap and WRITE THAT DAMN SCREENPLAY! and Cut The Crap and PITCH THAT DAMN SCREENPLAY! have been endorsed by screenwriters, producers, and filmmakers. Nick’s new epic sci-fi eBook series NLV (a.k.a. New Las Vegas) has been a great success and continues to build a big following of fans since its debut at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con.
He is also a journalist for Motif Magazine and a co-host for one of its shows on the MoTiV web-channel called Take 2. Co-hosted by Nick and Rosemary Pacheco this is a hot new monthly movie review show where Nick and Rosemary go at like Siskel and Ebert!
Finally, Nick holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. And he is a screenwriter and producer of both short films and feature length screenplays. He has recently produced a short film for the Rhode Island Film Collaborative called The Elevator Script—soon to be released in the upcoming 2014 film festival season.
Phone: (617) 899-7275