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Wonya Y. Lucas

President and CEO of Crown Media Family Networks; Director since 2019
Ms. Lucas is the president and CEO of Crown Media Family Networks. She oversees the company’s portfolio of entertainment brands, including linear networks Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, and Hallmark Drama

Ms. Lucas has led a successful career in television broadcasting, brand management and product development. She was previously president and CEO of Public Broadcasting Atlanta, an award-winning public broadcast service of Atlanta, including NPR station WABE and PBS station ATL PBA. She has served as president and chief executive officer at TV One and also has held leadership positions at Turner Broadcasting System, The Weather Channel, Discovery Communications, the Coca-Cola Company and Clorox.