Senior Vice President, Talent Negotiations
Lisa Reeves is Senior Vice President for Talent Negotiations for CNN Worldwide.
Lisa Reeves is Senior Vice President for Talent Negotiations for CNN Worldwide. Reeves' responsibilities include overseeing negotiations for CNN talent, employee and contributor deals across the various CNN networks and platforms, including CNN U.S., CNN Digital, CNN International, CNN en Español, and HLN, as well as CNN Original Series and HLN Original Series. Reeves collaborates with the leadership across CNN on business matters arising out these deals, and works with many external agencies and attorneys. Reeves also is responsible for overseeing labor relations matters across WarnerMedia News & Sports.
Prior to her current role, Reeves worked in the Turner Broadcasting legal department as Assistant General Counsel, where she provided labor and employment advice in a succession of positions from 2002 to 2016. She came to Turner from Ford & Harrison LLP, a law firm that specializes in labor and employment law, where she represented clients in the telecommunications, airline and television industries.
Reeves received a Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Affairs and Spanish from the University of Virginia, and a Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law. Originally from the Washington, D.C. area, Reeves resides in Atlanta with her husband and three daughters.