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Tom Jennings, Executive Producer, 1895 Films
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J.J. Kelley, Senior Producer and Correspondent, National Geographic J.J. Kelley is a twice-Emmy-nominated director and correspondent. He is also a Senior Producer at EXPLORER, National Geographic’s flagship documentary series. Today, he provides a global perspective on what the media industry looks like for producers today.
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