1. Danny Alpert, Series Director/Executive Producer

    Daniel Alpert is a producer, director, and editor whose films have aired on PBS, HBO, and A&E, among others. His film The Calling will air nationally in 2010. His most recent film, A Doula Story, documented one woman's fierce commitment to empower pregnant teenagers with the skills and knowledge they need to become confident, nurturing mothers. This film was distributed to PBS stations nationwide and was the centerpiece of a national community engagement and education campaign. Previously, Alpert co-produced and edited Legacy, a feature length documentary for HBO, which was nominated for a 2001 Academy Award, an Emmy Award, and was an official selection at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival.