Laurie David

Author and Producer

Author and producer Laurie David wants to help America’s overwhelmed families sit down to dinner with her newest book, The Family Dinner. A producer of the 2006 Academy Award winner An Inconvenient Truth, Laurie recently partnered with Katie Couric to executive produce Fed Up, a documentary on the childhood obesity epidemic. Over the past decade, Laurie has produced several projects to bring the issue of global warming into mainstream popular culture and was awarded U.S. EPA Climate Protection Award for her efforts. Before working full time on environmental and political issues, Laurie had a distinguished career in entertainment spanning two coasts.