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Matt Franklin

Vice President of Television Operations

Matt Franklin
Vice President of Television Operations

As Director of Television Operations, Matt is responsible for overseeing the Television Production, Creative Services, Programming and Engineering Departments for the Station. He provides creative oversight of all the station’s projects and original productions. Franklin is the director for the nationally-syndicated series Classical Stretch (seasons six through eight) and the creative producer for the station’s series Built to Last (currently producing its second season).

Prior to Lakeshore Public Television, Franklin was an independent film producer and worked for Moxie Pictures in Hollywood, ABC Family in Los Angeles and Leo Burnett in Chicago.

Franklin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Telecommunications from Purdue University and a Master of Fine Arts degree in Film & Television from Florida State University.

A native of Delphi, Indiana, Franklin currently resides in Chesterton with his wife Murri and their children Riley, Sailor and Toby.