Creative Talent Development Staff

Manager

Liz Kelly

Creative Talent Development & Inclusion
Walt Disney Television

Liz Kelly is Manager of Creative Talent Development & Inclusion at Walt Disney Television. In this role, she works with the network and studio to staff writers, producers, directors, and BTL crew across ABC, Freeform, Disney Channel, FX, Fox 21, Nat Geo, and Fox 21’s scripted television shows. She manages Walt Disney Television Group's pipeline programs for diverse writers and directors. Prior to Disney, Kelly worked for six years at Fox, most recently as Associate Director of Production and Development Labs – Film & TV, for 21CF Global Inclusion. Kelly staffed writers and directors on FOX's scripted television shows, including THE GIFTED, THE COOL KIDS, LUCIFER, LAST MAN ON EARTH, THE EXORCIST, GOTHAM, and LETHAL WEAPON, among others. She managed the Fox Writers Lab, Fox Directors Lab, Fox DP Lab, and Fox Filmmakers Lab, tracked and maintained network diversity statistics regarding on-air and behind-the-camera creative talent, and managed the department’s partnerships and sponsorships with non-profits and film and TV festivals.