BA 1993, Theatre
Senior Associate Producer, The Oprah Winfrey Show
Kristin Graham attended Purdue University for a prestigious chemical engineering degree but, her passion for the arts quickly led her to a BA in Theatre Stage Management instead.
After college she began her entertainment career at Chicago's Goodman Theatre. She crossed over into movie production by working on such films as “Proof,” “Spiderman II,” and “Surviving Christmas.”
Kristin then landed production jobs on television shows like Joan Cusack's 'What About Joan' and 'The Jamie Kennedy Experiment' and has even produced stunt shows with Universal Studios in Spain and Tussauds in England.
Kristin is most proud of her recent work on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” She has produced various talent including: Nate Berkus, Hilary Swank, Mary J. Blige, Shaun White, Matt Lauer, Seal, P!nk, Morgan Freeman, Melissa Etheridge, Suze Orman, Dr. Oz, Shawn Hornbeck, John Legend, ‘Modern Family’ Cast, Jamie Durie, John Ramsey, and Maria Shriver.
From being inside the White House to camping with Oprah in California she has co-produced nine rewarding seasons at Harpo Studios in Chicago.