Wendy Roth’s award winning career in TV News, documentaries and unscripted shows spans over 25 years. Before joining The Documentary Group she worked at ISH entertainment as EVP and executive producer, overseeing TV series for multiple cable networks. She also executive produced the documentary Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, and aired on Showtime and Sag Harbor, about a historic African American enclave in the middle of Long Island’s Hamptons.
Earlier in her career Wendy worked as a senior producer on a wide range of shows including Good Morning America, ABC News Turning Point, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire and numerous Oprah Winfrey and Barbara Walters prime time specials. She has covered major news events around the world including Olympics, political conventions, famous legal trials and Presidential Inaugurations.
Wendy collaborated with Robert DeNiro and Jane Rosenthal as part of the team creating the Tribeca Film Festival.
Wendy’s four Emmy’s include two for ABC documentaries; Of Human Bondage: Slavery Today and Inside The Hate Conspiracy: America’s Terrorists, and one for the MTV documentary Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word dealing with issues in the lives of transgender teens. She’s also been awarded two duPonts.
Wendy graduated from NYU with a degree in broadcast journalism.