Co-Founder and President, The Documentary Group; Executive Producer, Girl Rising
Tom Yellin is producer of Cartel Land and co-founder, president and executive producer of The Documentary Group, an independent production company. DocGroup’s film Girl Rising, featured at the 2013 Aspen Ideas Fest, is at the heart of an ongoing global social action campaign for girls’ education. Other projects include a four-part PBS series “America in Primetime,” the Peabody Award-winning ABC News special “To Iraq And Back: Bob Woodruff Reports,” and the Academy Award-nominated documentary Operation Homecoming. Yellin was previously an executive producer at ABC News. His programs have won numerous honors, including multiple DuPont, Peabody, Emmy, Gabriel and Polk awards.