Sara Edelson

Sara Edelson Head of Development

Sara Edelson is Head of Development for Vulcan Productions, overseeing all original development and co-productions. Recent projects she has shepherded include the Academy shortlisted feature documentary The Ivory Game, Unseen Enemy (CNN Films) and Ocean Warriors (Animal Planet). Before joining Vulcan, she was Director of Development for Discovery International’s Emmy award winning Latin America and US Hispanic production and development team, as well as a producer and manager of global development for DNI from 1999-2003. Between network stints, she spent nearly a decade in the trenches developing, writing and producing factual and lifestyles programming for National Geographic Television, Discovery, TLC, History, Science Channel, Smithsonian, MSNBC, Nat Geo Wild, ID, YTV and Discovery Kids. An avid writer and travel addict, she has also published travel and environmental feature articles and still dreams of finishing that dystopian novel.