Founder & President, Earth Angel (NY)
Emellie O’Brien (EOB) is the founder and president of Earth Angel, the only sustainability consultancy servicing film and television production on the East Coast. For over 5 years, EOB has become a leading expert in the field of sustainable entertainment production through her work with studios such as Paramount, Sony, HBO, CBS Television, Disney, Amazon Studios and Marvel Studios. Her sustainability leadership on The Amazing Spider-Man 2 contributed to it being acclaimed as “the most eco-friendly blockbuster in Sony Pictures’ history.”
She is the author of “Going Green & Saving Green: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Sustainable Filmmaking” – a Producer’s Guild of America Green report. EOB is also a Tory Burch Foundation Fellow and has been invited to speak around the world on the topic of sustainable production. EOB graduated with honors from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts with a B.F.A. in Film & Television and a minor in Producing.