Tina Perry Named General Manager at Oprah Winfrey Network


Tina Perry was named Executive Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in 2014. She was formerly Senior Vice President, Head of Business & Legal Affairs and joined OWN in 2009 as Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs.  In this role, Ms. Perry oversees all business affairs and legal matters at OWN LLC, OWN Studios and OWN, including Oprah.com, development, reality and scripted programming, production, talent, marketing, acquisitions, operations and press.  Ms. Perry also oversees OWN standards & practices, international sales, union administration, insurance, participation’s, scripted and international deliverable’s, rights management and risk assessment.  She is a member of the OWN LLC board.

Ms. Perry joined OWN following a career in business and legal affairs at VH1 and MTV at Viacom.  Prior to Viacom, she was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP in New York.  While there, she represented public companies in connection with public offerings, private placements and general corporate governance matters.

Ms. Perry holds a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School, a Master of Science in Comparative Social Policy from the University of Oxford and graduated with Honors from Stanford University.  She is a founding board member of The Mistake Room, LA’s only independent non- profit cultural institution devoted to an international program of contemporary art and thought.  Ms. Perry is also a member of the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) Board of Trustees.