Jonathan Sinclair, a 1990 graduate of IUP and the Department
of Communications Media, will be the featured speaker at the 2014 Laurel
Highlands Communications Conference, April 10–11 at IUP.
is executive vice president and executive producer at Harpo Studios in Chicago.
He develops and delivers programming for Harpo and OWN: the Oprah Winfrey Network.
most recent productions include the Emmy award-winning interactive series Oprah’s Lifeclass, the Emmy award-nominated
series Oprah’s Master Class, and
the reality series Iyanla: Fix My Life.
He contributed to the development of The
Dr. Oz Show and the Nate Berkus Show
and to the development and production of Oprah’s
Big Give, Oprah’s Oscar Special,
and Christmas at the White House.
Sinclair is the recipient of a National Iris Award, a Regional Emmy, and
multiple NAACP Image Awards, NAMIC Awards, Gracie Awards, and Telly Awards. Jon is also a 2014 recipient of IUP’s
Distinguished Alumni Award.
For conference information and registration forms, please visit the Laurel Highlands Communications Conference webpage.
of Communications Media